Srinagar, July 18
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday visited a key ahead submit alongside the Line of Control (LoC) within the Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir.
Rajnath Singh, who was accompanied by Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat and Army Chief Gen MM Naravane, visited the North Hill submit and was apprised in regards to the state of affairs on the border by senior officers.
“Visited a forward post near LoC in Kupwara District of Jammu-Kashmir today and interacted with the soldiers deployed there,” Singh tweeted together with images of his interplay with the troopers.
“We are extremely proud of these brave and courageous soldiers who are defending our country in every situation,” the Defence Minister mentioned.
Earlier within the day, Singh visited the holy cave of Amarnath and supplied prayers.
His journey to the cave shrine got here on the second day of his go to to Jammu and Kashmir.
On Friday, Singh reviewed the general safety state of affairs in Jammu and Kashmir with the highest army brass, officers mentioned.
He requested the armed forces to provide a becoming reply to any “misadventure” by Pakistan.
At a high-level assembly, the defence minister had additionally requested the armed forces to keep up a strict vigil alongside the Line of Control (LoC) with Pakistan. PTI