Kashmir : Jaitley visits LoC ,hails jawans role

BK Web Desk/ Srinagar
May 19, 2017 BREAKING NEWS 265 Views
Kashmir : Jaitley visits LoC ,hails jawans role

Raksha Mantri Shri Arun Jaitley today visited the forward areas in Rampur Sector of North Kashmir. Accompanied by GOC of Baramulla based Division, Maj Gen RP Kalita, the Raksha Mantri interacted with the troops and praised their grit, determination and selfless service to the nation. Expressing his happiness to be amidst the soldiers, Shri Jaitley said that the entire country recognised the challenging circumstances that they were operating in and stood behind them in all their endeavours. He reiterated the need to maintain strict vigil at all times to thwart any nefarious designs of forces inimical to national interests.

Defence Minister Arun Jaitely flew to the Line of Control (LOC) in the strategic Rampur sector of North Kashmir where he interacted the troops on Friday.

Interacting with the troops, Jaitley said the country recognises the challenging circumstances they have to work in and stand fully behind them.

Rampur sector was recently targeted by Pakistani troops.

Jaitley, who is in Srinagar in connection with the meeting of the GST council, flew in a helicopter this morning to meet the soldiers in the frontier area.

He had held a high-level meeting on Tuesday to review the situation in the Valley and on the LoC.

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