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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visits Siachen Glacier, Base Camp and Kumar Post

Published on Apr 22, 2024 05:21 PM IST
  • Addressing soldiers, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lauded the "iron-clad" will of the Indian Army soldiers deployed in Siachin.
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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh interacts with the Armed Forces personnel deployed in Siachen, Ladakh.(X/@rajnathsingh) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 22, 2024 05:21 PM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh interacts with the Armed Forces personnel deployed in Siachen, Ladakh.(X/@rajnathsingh)

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday carried out an on-the-ground review of the security situation at Siachin, the world's highest snow-clad battlefield. (X/@SpokespersonMoD) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 22, 2024 05:21 PM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday carried out an on-the-ground review of the security situation at Siachin, the world's highest snow-clad battlefield. (X/@SpokespersonMoD)

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh addresses as he carries out a first-hand assessment of the security situation during his visit to meet the Armed Forces personnel deployed in Siachen, Ladakh.(X/@SpokespersonMoD) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 22, 2024 05:21 PM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh addresses as he carries out a first-hand assessment of the security situation during his visit to meet the Armed Forces personnel deployed in Siachen, Ladakh.(X/@SpokespersonMoD)

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lays a wreath and paid homage to the bravehearts who lost their lives in the line of duty at the Martyr's Memorial during his visit to Siachen Base Camp.(X/@@SpokespersonMoD) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 22, 2024 05:21 PM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lays a wreath and paid homage to the bravehearts who lost their lives in the line of duty at the Martyr's Memorial during his visit to Siachen Base Camp.(X/@@SpokespersonMoD)

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh described Siachen as a symbol of India's sovereignty and determination.(X/@rajnathsingh) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 22, 2024 05:21 PM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh described Siachen as a symbol of India's sovereignty and determination.(X/@rajnathsingh)

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Rajnath Singh's visit to Siachen came over a week after the Indian Army marked the 40th year of its presence in the strategically key region following the 'Operation Meghdoot'.(ANI ) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 22, 2024 05:21 PM IST

Rajnath Singh's visit to Siachen came over a week after the Indian Army marked the 40th year of its presence in the strategically key region following the 'Operation Meghdoot'.(ANI )

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He said that just as Delhi is India's national capital, Mumbai is the financial capital and Bengaluru is the technology capital, Siachen is the "capital of courage, grit and determination." (ANI ) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 22, 2024 05:21 PM IST

He said that just as Delhi is India's national capital, Mumbai is the financial capital and Bengaluru is the technology capital, Siachen is the "capital of courage, grit and determination." (ANI )

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The Siachen glacier in the Karakoram range is known as the highest militarised zone in the world where the soldiers have to battle frostbite and high winds.(ANI ) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 22, 2024 05:21 PM IST

The Siachen glacier in the Karakoram range is known as the highest militarised zone in the world where the soldiers have to battle frostbite and high winds.(ANI )

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