A ceremonial Border Personnel meeting (BPM) on the occasion of International Labour Day was conducted on 01 May 15 at Chinese Side in Chushul Sector in Eastern Ladakh. The Delegations were led by Brigadier JKS Virk from the Indian Side and Senior Colonel Fanjun from the Chinese Side.
The ceremonial border Personnel meeting commenced with saluting of the National flag of China by both delegations. This was followed by the ceremonial address by both delegation leaders which was composed of exchange of greetings, wishes and vote of thanks and reflected the mutual desire of maintaining and improving relations at functional levels on the border. Thereafter, a cultural programme showcasing vibrant Chinese culture and traditional grandeur was organised.
Both the delegations interacted in a free, congenial and cordial environment. The delegations parted amidst feeling of friendship and commitment towards enhancing the existing cordial relations and maintaining peace along the LAC. Both sides also expressed commitment to build on the mutual feeling of upholding the treaties and agreement signed between the governments of the two sides, to maintain peace and tranquility along the LAC.