It appears that China is not willing to recognise the casualties it suffered in the Galwan valley clash as the government is pressurising the families of killed soldiers to not conduct burials and in-person funeral ceremonies, according to a US intelligence assessment.
The bloody brawl between Chinese and Indian troops took place on June 15, in which, both sides suffered casualties. India, without any hesitation, accepted that 20 of its soldiers were killed in the line of duty. They are being hailed as heroes.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his monthly radio programme Mann ki Baat on June 28, conveyed condolences to the families of Army personnel and said that the sacrifice of these families is “worth worshipping”.
However, even after one month of the incident, China has still not disclosed how many of its soldiers were killed in the incident.
The grieving Chinese families who have lost their loved ones in the clash are being mistreated by the Chinese government, as per the report.
Not only the Chinese government refused to accept the casualties, it is also denying the burial of the soldiers.
According to the US intelligence assessment, China is not accepting that its soldiers have been killed in order to cover up the episode that Beijing appears to consider a blunder, reported the US News.
The violent face-off occurred after China attempted to…