Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh visit Headquarters Inspector General Assam Rifles in Manipur

Defence Minister of India Rajnath Singh today visited Headquarters Inspector General Assam Rifles (South) in Manipur at Mantripukhri, and interacted with troops of Red Shield Division and Assam Rifles. Also Raksha Mantri commands troops for performing their duty with courage & conviction and improving the security situation in the state.

Also Honorable Defence Minister addressing the contribution of Red shield division ever since its raising be it in 1971 war, as part of IPKF in Sri Lanka or in its present role. He commended the stellar role of Assam Rifles in the last seven decades and their immense contribution in internal security, securing Indo-Myanmar border and key role in bringing North East into the national mainstream.

Also Minister exhorted the forces to keep the NationalFlag high through unflinching dedication, asserting that the Nation can achieve absolute potential only when its borders are safe.More than 1,000 troops of Red Shield Division and Assam Rifles took part in the interaction with the Raksha Mantri. For more latest news alerts follow zeal study.