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59 years after ’62 war: Tawang thrives despite tension at China border

Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh): For visitors driving into Tawang, a quiet little town of lumber and brick houses with sloping tin roofs built haphazardly around a winding road, it’s hard to believe that one of India’s most decisive post-independence battles was fought here 59 years ago. Tawang wears its history and also its present — with ease. […]