India and Pakistan signed a ceasefire agreement in 2003, but it has hardly been followed in letter and spirit over the past several years.
The movement is allowed only for those entering Uttar Pradesh from the national capital.
The Ministry of External Affairs said India has stepped up the construction of border infrastructure, including roads and bridges for the improvement of livelihood of its citizens.
19 more ships were kept ready to ferry fellow refugees to the island in the next few days.
Guwahati to host meet to discuss curbing border crimes and enhancing cooperation between the two neighbouring nations from December 22.
Nearly 50,000 troops of the Indian Army are currently deployed in eastern Ladakh
The tunnel was unearthed following an investigation into the recent encounter near Nagrota on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.
Amit Shah said India is now giving a befitting reply to enemies rather than the past practice of just issuing a "diplomatic statement".
India and China have broadly agreed on a three-step process on disengagement of troops
Move comes after border tension eases between two northeastern states
Mizoram Chief Secretary Lalnunmawia Chuaungo said a unanimous decision was taken that Mizoram will withdraw its forces from the disputed areas.
This is the second explosion in a school building in Cachar district within a fortnight
Forces to be deployed amid tensions on the border since last month.
Home minister's assertion came a day after Assam's Cachar district administration asked the Mizoram government to withdraw its forces from the border areas.
India is in the process of repairing ties with Nepal, which took a hit earlier in the year after Nepal published a new political map in May.
China has said that it abides by the 1959 perception of the Line of Actual Control (LAC). India has claimed that it never agreed to the 1959 claim and has urged China not to unilaterally alter the status quo along the border.
India has already termed as untenable the 'artificial enlargement' of the territorial claims by Nepal after its Parliament approved the new political map of the country featuring Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura areas which India maintains belongs to it.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed confidence that Parliament will send out a unanimous message that the country is standing in solidarity with the soldiers guarding India's borders.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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