- India and China may have made peace after the Doklam crisis at the BRICS summit, but suspicions still linger on the ground.
- China has not invited India for the ceremonial Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) to commemorate its National Day on October 1.
- There are five BPM points along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) at
- Bum La and Kibithu in Arunachal Pradesh,
- Daulat Beg Oldi and Chushul in Ladakh, and
- Nathu La in Sikkim.