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Morgulov discussed with the Ambassador of India to the situation on the line of control in the Himalayas

Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Igor Morgulov discussed with the Ambassador of India in Moscow Venkatesam by Varma the situation on the line of actual control in the Himalayas, said the foreign Ministry.

"At the initiative of the Indian side had a telephone conversation with Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Igor Morgulov with the extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Republic India in the Russian Federation Venkatesam a Varma", - stated in the message.

They discussed issues of regional security including the situation on the line of actual control in the Himalayas, separating India and China, said the Agency.

According to the representative of the Indian army, during the incident on Monday evening collision with the Chinese military in the valley Galvan in Ladakh one officer and two Indian soldiers were killed. Later, the ANI Agency, citing a source reported that the Indian side lost 20 fighters while the Chinese side suffered 43 persons - this number includes the dead and seriously wounded.