INDIA TIGHTENS ITS BORDER SECURITY BELT
Geopolitics|August 2021
Amid hyper activities by Chinese PLA all along the Line of Actual Control, the Centre is creating a “border belt” comprising all the police stations adjoining the frontiers that will act as a second line of defence after respective frontier guarding forces across the land border with various countries.

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