If checked, India will offer befitting reply: PM Modi in Diwali address to soldiers
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday stated no power worldwide can stop India’s brave soldiers from protecting the borders of the nation while adding that today, every Indian takes pride in the strength and bravery of their soldiers.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reached Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer border to commemorate Diwali with the Armed Forces, in extension of his set custom since he took over as the Prime Minister of India in 2014.
PM Modi addressed soldiers at Longewala in Jaisalmer on the occasion of Diwali. “I would like to extend my Diwali greetings. I would like to wish all our security forces on the event of Diwali. This nation mores than happy and we are commemorating celebrations due to the fact that of your existence,” said PM Modi.
” You may be at the snow-capped mountains or in deserts, however my Diwali is complete only when I am with you all. My happiness doubles when I take a look at the delight on your faces. I have brought the greetings of every Indian among you today.” he added.
” Be it the peaks of the Mountain range, the stretch of desert, thick forests or the depths of seas – your valour has actually always triumphed in every obstacle. Whenever history on the excellence of soldiers will be written and read, the Battle of Longewala will be remembered,” PM Modi said.
” Today the world is understanding that this country is not going to compromise its interests at any expense. This status of India, this stature is due to your power. You have actually protected the country, that’s why India today speaks intensely on the international fora,” he included.
The Prime Minister even more mentioned, today the whole world is bothered by the expansionist forces. “Expansionism is, in a way, a psychological condition and reflects 18 th-century thinking. India is likewise becoming a strong voice against this thinking. Just recently our forces had actually decided that they will not ship more than 100 weapons and equipment from abroad,” stated PM Modi.
PM Modi hired the youth of the country to build themselves for the army while including that in recent times, lots of start-ups have stepped forward to accommodate the requirements of the forces.
” New start-ups of youth in the defence sector will take the nation further in terms of self-reliance,” he added. “Today India’s strategy is clear. Today’s India thinks in the policy of understanding and describing, but if we try to do it, the response is equally strong,” said PM Modi.
Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat, Army Chief MM Naravane and Border Security Force (BSF) Director General Rakesh Asthana likewise accompanied the Prime Minister at the border during this Diwali celebration.
This Diwali celebration programme is being held at Longewala, the Thar desert of Rajasthan. It is initially a BSF Post and a strategic point en-route to capturing huge systems of land and likewise an essential theatre of war in interesting India on the western front during the 1971 India-Pakistan War.
About 100 BSF soldiers along with Army soldiers will take part in the Diwali celebrations.
Last year, the Prime Minister had actually gone to Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district to commemorate Diwali with the army men securing the Line of Control (LoC).
( With company inputs)
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