India, May 29 -- Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has said that the government must come clean on the border face-off between India and China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

"The Government's silence about the border situation with China is fueling massive speculation and uncertainty at a time of crisis. GOI must come clean and tell India exactly what's happening," Gandhi tweeted on Friday.

The stand-off started in the Ladakh region after China took an aggressive stand and deployed around 6,000 troops of the People's Liberation Army (PLA). Sources in the government say that China wants India to stop the infrastructure projects in the border area.

India is building roads and bridges in the Ladakh region which will make it easier for...