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In contrast to past neglect, India decisively tackling LAC violations: PMO

The PMO said that words of PM Modi that those who tried to transgress were taught a befitting lesson by Indian forces succinctly summed up ethos of armed forces

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The PMO said it was unfortunate that unnecessary controversy over PM's remarks was being created at a time when brave soldiers were defending the country's borders | Photo: PTI

BS Web Team New Delhi
The government on Saturday issued a clarification on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments that no one entered Indian territory and no Indian posts were taken.

Claiming that attempts were being made in some quarters “to give a mischievous interpretation” to PM Modi’s remarks on the India-China tensions at the all-party meeting held on Friday, the Prime Minister’s Office on Saturday clarified that Modi was clear that India would respond firmly to any attempts to transgress the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

“In fact, he specifically emphasised that in contrast to the past neglect of such challenges, Indian forces now decisively

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First Published: Jun 20 2020 | 2:25 PM IST

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