No mining activity has been carried out by China in Arunachal Pradesh, govt keeping strict watch on border activities, MEA tells LS

No mining activity has been carried out by China in Arunachal Pradesh, Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan informed the Lok Sabha on Wednesday

Press Trust of India March 18, 2020 20:47:45 IST
No mining activity has been carried out by China in Arunachal Pradesh, govt keeping strict watch on border activities, MEA tells LS

New Delhi: No mining activity has been carried out by China in Arunachal Pradesh, Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan informed the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.

No mining activity has been carried out by China in Arunachal Pradesh govt keeping strict watch on border activities MEA tells LS

File image of the Lok Sabha. PTI

The minister also said that government keeps a close watch on all developments related to national security.

In a written reply to a question on whether China was conducting any mining activity near the Arunachal Pradesh border, the minister stated: "No such activity has been carried out by China inside the territory of the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh."

"Government keeps a constant watch on all developments having a bearing on India's security and takes all necessary measures to safeguard it," he added.

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