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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman says Indian Army is ready to deal with any situation

"Not walking on the path of war but at the same time I would like to add that our army is prepared for any situation,” the defence minister said.


By   |  Updated On : September 15, 2017 11:56 AM
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman says Indian Army is ready to deal with any situation (Photo -ANI)

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman says Indian Army is ready to deal with any situation (Photo -ANI)

New Delhi :  

Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said the Indian Army is prepared for any situation. She said the nation is not walking on the war path but the Indian Army is ready to deal with all kinds of situations.

 "Not walking on the path of war but at the same time I would like to add that our army is prepared for any situation,” the defence minister said.

Sitharaman said she is focusing to handle border related matters in a comprehensive way, ensuring that there is no harm to the nation.

While speaking at an event organised by the Cantonment Board at the Banaras Hindu University's (BHU) Swatantrata Bhawan on Thursday, she had said the armed forces were fully alert and prepared to deal with "any situation" and added that action would be taken on repeated ceasefire violation.

First Published: Friday, September 15, 2017 11:31 AM
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