"China and India have been in contact through the special representatives mechanism to solve the boundary question but this incident, I believe, violates the spirit upheld by the Special Representatives mechanism and goes in contrast to the efforts made by the two countries", he said.
"By illegally crossing into another country's territory, India has tread on the basic norms of global relations it had initiated itself", said the spokesperson.
The total bilateral trade between India and China stood at Dollars 71.18 billion for the past year and China remains the largest importer to India. The report asked New Delhi to safeguard the security of Chinese-funded institutions against possible anti-China riots. China has accused Indian troops of obstructing a road building project in the area.
Although not part of India, the plateau is of huge strategic importance to New Delhi as control over it would give Chinese troops easy access to a narrow strip of Indian territory known as "Chicken's Neck", which connects India's far northeast to the rest of the country.
Geng reiterated the Chinese allegation that Indian troops had "entered the Chinese side of the delimited boundary" in the Sikkim sector and described it as a "serious" matter.
"New Delhi's real goal is to turn the Donglang area of China into a disputed region and block China's road construction there", the editorial said. "It is not clear to us what exactly is the implication of your statement that the boundaries of Sikkim and Bhutan do not fall within the scope of the present discussion", Nehru wrote in the letter to Zhou. "The fact is that the Sikkim section of the China India boundary has already been delineated".
More than a dozen rounds of talks have failed to make substantial progress in the dispute, although there have been relatively few confrontations in recent years.
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"We believe the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) is powerful enough to expel Indian troops out of Chinese territory".
"In disregard of the 1890 Sino-Britain convention, the Indian side said that Doklam is located within the tri-junction of the three countries, that is misleading the public", he said.
China said on Wednesday that it was weighing its options on issuing a travel alert for citizens visiting India depending on the security situation following the border standoff in the Sikkim section.
Soldiers from the Indian Army and the People's Liberation Army (PLA) of China participate in an anti-terror drill during the Sixth India-China Joint Training exercise "Hand in Hand 2016" at headquarters 330 Infantry Brigade, in Aundh in Pune district, some 145km southeast of Mumbai, on November 25, 2016. According to the Chinese Foreign Ministry, Indian troops crossed the border on June 18.
The editorial said India would suffer greater losses than it did in 1962, if it incited conflict.
However this time, instead of visible efforts to defuse the situation, analysts say the tone of the rhetoric from the two sides is heating up. "We have been trying to explore ways to resolve the boundary question with in the Special Representatives mechanism and we have jointly taken measure to maintain peace and tranquillity in the border areas", Geng said.