Dehradun : Hailing the unparalleled bravery and courage of Indian Army during face off with China in Galwan valley the defence minister Rajnath Singh said that India believes in the principle ” the whole world is one family ” but gives a befitting response if any outsider casts an evil eye . On Wednesday Singh reached among the Armed forces jawans and ITBP personnel at Auli in Chamoli district to perform Shastra Puja on the occasion of Vijaya Dashami .
Singh applauded the contribution of Armed forces and paramilitary forces in ensuring the security and economic progress of the nation .
” Interacting with the men and women in uniform is al ways a source of motivation , ” the defence minister said , adding that he reaffirmed that the entire nation has pride and faith in the capabilities of our Jawans and their contribution towards safeguarding the country .
Singh applauded the role of our forces in securing the nation against external threats .