New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the soldiers in Nimmoo, Ladakh, saying that the bravery displayed by them and their compatriots have conveyed a message to the world about India’s strength
# “Age of expansionism is over, this is the age of development. History is witness that expansionist forces have either lost or were forced to turn back,” PM Modi
# We have increased expenditure on development on infrastructure in the border area by three times.
# We are the same people who pray to the flute playing Lord Krishna but we are also the same people who idolise and follow the same Lord Krishna who carries the ‘Sudarshana Chakra’
# Whether World Wars or peace, whenever the need arises, the world has seen the victory of our braves and their efforts towards peace. We have worked for the betterment of humanity: PM in Ladakh
# Those who are weak can never initiate peace, bravery is a pre-requisite for peace: PM Modi in Ladakh
# Bharat Mata’s enemies have seen your fire and fury: PM Modi addressing soldiers in Ladakh
# The bravery of 14 Corps will be talked about everywhere. Tales of your bravery and valour are echoing in every house in the country: PM Modi in Ladakh
# Atmanirbhar Bharat ka sankalp aapke ke tyaag, balidaan , pursharth ke karan aur bhi mazboot hota hai: PM Modi in Ladakh
# Your courage is higher than the heights where you are posted today: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing soldiers in Ladakh
# I once again pay my tributes to the brave soiders martyred in Galwan Valley: PM Modi to soldiers in Ladakh
# The bravery that you and your compatriots showed, a message has gone to the world about India’s strength.
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PM Modi on Friday made a surprise visit to Ladakh and was briefed by senior officers at Nimmoo amid ongoing tension with China. The Prime Minister was accompanied by Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane.
He reached Nimmoo, early morning today and interacted with Army, Air Force and ITBP personnel.
Located at 11,000 feet, this is among the tough terrains, surrounded by Zanskar range and on the banks of the Indus.