In the ongoing standoff between India and China on the border a scuffle broke down . In the scuffle one Commanding Officer and two soldiers of the Indian Army lost their lives during a violent faceoff between troops in the Galwan area in Eastern Ladakh on Monday night.
In the scuffle no gun and weapons used by either sides. As per the reports of chinese media five chinese soldiers were killed and 11 severely injured.
This is the first instance of casualties on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) since 1975. Then four Indian soldiers lost their lives.