Beijing, Aug. 13 -- India has conveyed to China that the change in status of Kashmir is an internal matter and would have no implication for its boundaries with Beijing.

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar also sought to reassure his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi that India was not raising any additional territorial claims and the Chinese concerns in this regard were misplaced.

During the bilateral meeting with Wang, Jaishankar also emphasised that the revocation of Kashmir's special status and division of the state "had no bearing on Pakistan as it was an internal matter".

Talking firm, Jaishankar told Wang that the changes "did not impact the Line of Control".

Last week, China termed the creation of Ladakh Union Territory as "unacc...