Nirmala Sitharaman celebrates Diwali with Army jawans in Arunachal Pradesh

Guwahati, November 7: Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman celebrated Diwali with the jawans of the Indian Army posted along the China border.

She was accompanied by Lt Gen M M Naravane Army Cdr EC and Fmn Cdrs. She also undertook a tour of the forward areas in Dau-Delai and Lohit Valley on November 7 and distributed sweets to the troops in the forward posts on Wednesday.

It may be mentioned that last year, Sitharaman celebrated the festival of lights with military personnel at tri-services command on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

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