ITANAGAR: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brigadier (Retired) Dr B D Mishra and Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Monday virtually interacted with the Army personnel managing the Line of Control in the Sino-Indian border. Addressing the Indian Army troops in different locations including Walong, Mechuka and Tawang, the Governor exhorted the officers and personnel of the Indian army to do their duty with dedication, gallantry, responsibility and bravery.
He urged them to keep every inch of the country secured. The governor recalled the valour and sacrifices of Kargil War heroes and their sense of duty towards the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the country. He said that the credit of the Kargil victory goes to every soldier who fought in the Kargil War with full preparedness to make supreme sacrifice for the safety and security of the nation.
The Governor complimented the Indian Army troops deployed in Arunachal Pradesh for their operational efficiency and excellent environmental initiatives in the places of their deployment. He appreciated the troops for instilling confidence and affinity amongst the local population and also building an amicable bond amongst the armed forces and the civil society.