Defense Minister Rajnath Singh has reached Leh on the first day of his two-day visit to Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir. Rajnath encouraged the soldiers by addressing them here. He said that the sacrifice of soldiers will not go in vain. The Defense Minister said that the soldiers in Galvan Valley protected the honor of the countrymen.
Addressing the soldiers the Defense Minister said that national self-respect is at the top and hence it cannot be compromised. He said that national pride has given freedom to the country.
Rajnath said that talks are going on between the two sides to resolve the border dispute. I want to assure you that no inch of India’s land can touch the power of the world. He said that India has never occupied anyone’s land. We want peace, not disturbance in the region.
The Defense Minister said that if anyone hurt India’s self-respect, he would be given a befitting reply. He told the soldiers that I and the country have full faith in you all. We are sorry for the martyrdom of the soldiers.
He said that India will not forget the martyrdom of soldiers, till date India has not occupied any one inch of land. He said that the LAC dispute should be resolve. How far will the dispute be? Negotiations are underway to resolve the dispute.