Defence Minister Rajnath Singh arrived in Leh on July 17, on a two-working day-extensive take a look at to have out a in depth assessment of the security scenario in the location in wake of the border row with China.
Accompanied by Main of Defence Team Common Bipin Rawat and Army Chief Standard MM Naravane get there at Stakna, Leh, Singh witnessed the para dropping competencies of the Armed Forces.
The Defence Minister is said to stop by Ladakh right now and Srinagar tomorrow, July 18. Currently, Singh will visit Stakna and Lukung forward locations.
Defence Minister witnesses para dropping & scoping weapons at Stakna
Troops of Indian Armed Forces have out para dropping training at Stakna, Leh in presence of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Chief of Defence Staff members Common Bipin Rawat and Army Main Normal MM Naravane.
Earlier nowadays, Rajnath Singh tweeted about his go to, he stated, “Leaving for Leh on a two-working day pay a visit to to Ladakh and Jammu-Kashmir. I shall be traveling to the forward places to evaluate the scenario at the borders and also interact with the Armed Forces personnel deployed in the region. Seeking forward to it.”
The Defence Minister’s check out will come following PM Modi’s shock go to to Ladakh which was on July 3. To begin with, Singh was scheduled to visit Leh on July 3 but was deferred for unidentified factors.
Indian and Chinese troops had been locked in a bitter standoff in many spots in jap Ladakh for around 8 months due to the fact Might 5.