new Delhi: There have been several discussions between the two countries about the ongoing deadlock between China and India in the Galvan Valley. This year, a large number of army deployments have been increased by China on the Line of Actual Control. Even now, a large contingent of more than 40,000 soldiers of the Chinese Army, ie, the People’s Liberation Army (PLA), is deployed in Ladakh region. However, the Indian Army and Air Force are preparing to deploy the full power of their transport aircraft to face the Chinese Army.
According to the sources, information has been received that “till now no such indication has been found which suggests that China is in a position not to go to war.” Let us know that the PLA of China is also known by the Red Army. The PLA is the largest army in the world and its budget is the second largest defense budget in the world after the US. China invests 1.9 percent of its GDP in defense.
The PLA of China is divided into 5 organs, the first being the Army called PLA. Its job is to look into the issues of China’s national security and defense development. It takes special care of the security of land and sea borders. It has five theater commands which include Eastern, Western, Northern, Southern and Central Command. Apart from this, there are two military command and which are also given the responsibility of Xinjiang Military Command and Tibet Military Command.
The second part of the Chinese Army is the PLAN i.e. the People’s Liberation Army Navy. This includes submarines, military ships, aviation, marine and maritime border defense forces. Under this, Donghai, Nanhi and Beihai ship fleet also comes. The Chinese Navy has been in the news a lot since China tried to increase its dominance in the South China Sea.
The third force of the Chinese Seni is the Air Force, called the PLAAF or the People’s Liberation Army Air Force. China’s Air Force has played an important role in the big dispute with India. China’s air force includes aviation systems, air-to-air, air-to-ground and ground-to-air weaponry, advanced radars, military communications systems equipped with modern technology, etc. He has five Air Force Theater Command. Which includes Air Base, Aviation Brigade, Radar Brigade.
Difference between China and India’s armies
Comparing the defense systems of the two countries, China is ahead of India but still Hindustan is capable of fighting the dragon. According to the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs (BCSIA), China has a total of 2,00,00-2,30,000 Chinese infantry under the Western Theater Command and Tibet and Xinjiang Military District. While India has about 2 lakh 25 thousand foot soldiers. Let us tell that in 2019, China spent $ 261 billion on defense sector, then India’s defense budget was $ 71.1 billion. China has more arms while India has more military force.
According to the Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, the Indian Air Force is more powerful than the Chinese Air Force. India has jets like the Mirage 2000 and Sukhoi Su-30 that give the Indian Airforce an edge over the Chinese J10, J11 and Su-27 aircraft. India has all-weather multi-role aircraft, while China’s J-10 only has this capability.