DEHRADUN: On the occasion of Vijayadashami, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has performed Shastra Puja at Auli Military Station in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand on Wednesday.
On this occasion, along with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Indian Army Chief General Manoj Pandey was also present.
#WATCH | Defence Minister Rajnath Singh performs 'Shastra Pooja' at Auli Military Station in Chamoli, Uttarakhand on the occasion of #Vijayadashami2022— ANI (@ANI) October 5, 2022
Indian Army chief General Manoj Pande is also present. pic.twitter.com/Vnw3H0ihxb
The Defence Minister said on the occasion that ‘we believe that our country is in the safe hands of our armed forces. The soldiers of our armed forces and paramilitary forces are the pride of our country. India is the only country where weapons are worshipped.
News agency ANI has tweeted a video in which Rajnath Singh is worshiping. In the second tweet, a jawan is singing a patriotic song.
#WATCH | Auli Military Station resonates with the sound of the patriotic song 'Aye Watan Tere Liye' as Defence Minister Rajnath Singh celebrates Dussehra with army jawans in Uttarakhand pic.twitter.com/1J6t89f0vV— ANI (@ANI) October 5, 2022