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Defence Minister visits Indian Army’s forward post at BumLa
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Defence Minister visits Indian Army’s forward post at BumLa

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Itanagar, Nov 15 : Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, who is on a two-day visit to Arunachal Pradesh, on Friday visited Indian Army's forward post at BumLa near Tawang along Indo-China border.

Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, the Defence Minister said, "Visited the forward areas in Bumla near Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh. Also, had a wonderful interaction with the brave jawans and officers of the Indian Army. The Army is securing India’s frontiers even in the most challenging environment."

"During my Bumla visit I have come to know that despite perceptional differences on the boundary issue both the Indian Army and the PLA have been sensible enough to reduce tensions on LAC. I congratulate the Indian Army for showing great maturity in all situations," he added.

On Thursday, Singh attended the 11th Maitree Diwas celebrations at Tawang. (UNI)