Arunachal Pradesh: 250 Chinese troops intrude into Yangste; Indian Army to lodge protest with China

471274-437063-chinese-army-reuters-640x360news54s54f54fs54sfAt least 250 soldiers of China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) reportedly spent three hours in Yangste in Arunachal Pradesh’s East Kameng district on Thursday. Beijing claims the region in Indian territory is part of China.

The Indian Army confirmed the intrusion, calling it a “temporary transgression” by the patrolling party of China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA), Deccan Chronicle reported. The Indian Army has said it will lodge a protest with China soon.