Dehradun: Rajnath Singh the defence minister claimed that the country’s secure borders are the primary reason progress has occurred. Mr. Singh praised the bravehearts of Uttarakhand for constantly displaying their unwavering bravery and valour to defend the nation’s unity, integrity, and sovereignty. He claimed that the government has taken various initiatives in this regard in order to secure the satisfaction and well-being of veterans.
At the 7th Armed Forces Veterans Day event in Dehradun, Mr. Singh made this statement. In his Ministry, he claimed, there is a special Department devoted to the welfare of veterans. He noted that the nation’s provision of pensions, healthcare, and other amenities is a modest gesture of respect for veterans. The Minister who is being emphasised lowers his head in awe as he approaches the nation’s bravehearts.
Veterans have safeguarded the nation’s boundaries and upheld its unity and integrity, he continued. The Shaurya Sthal War Memorial in Dehradun is where Mr. Singh and Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami previously paid respects to the warriors who lost their lives while performing their duty.