The PLA has been building underground facilities along its borders with India in the Himalayas. Photo: Handout
The PLA has been building underground facilities along its borders with India in the Himalayas. Photo: Handout

China-India border: building boom in the Himalayas as Beijing shores up troops and weapons for winter

  • Social media images show structures designed for military assets of strategic value, such as a command centre, hangars or missile storage, say experts
  • In aftermath of 2017 Doklam stand-off, strategic observation posts with windproof underground bunkers were more common along the border, says CCTV

Topic |   China's military weapons
The PLA has been building underground facilities along its borders with India in the Himalayas. Photo: Handout
The PLA has been building underground facilities along its borders with India in the Himalayas. Photo: Handout
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