Indian troops in China boarder to learn Mandarin

Vastavam web: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel are now being trained in Chinese language in the wake of frequent standoffs with the Chinese military. Speaking on the 56th Raising Day of ITBP, Rajnath Singh said the force is being trained specially to deal with the Chinese army during any possible standoff. “We have taken a slew of measures to strengthen the ITBP that guards an important and major part of our country’s border with the Himalayas. We have introduced basic training of Chinese language as the troops are often engaged in a standoff with the Chinese army,” said the Home Minister.