Delhi: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday confirmed that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will celebrate Diwali this year in Mana Gaon village of Chamoli sector in Uttarakhand with Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBP) and said that this effort will boost the morale of the Army men.
“People are very excited about the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Mana Gaon on the occasion of Diwali. Several Indian Army personnel belong from here. The roots of this village are connected to Indian Army,” Pradhan told ANI.
PM Modi will leave for Chamoli on Saturday to celebrate Diwali with the troops of the ITBP.
— ANI (@ANI) October 28, 2016
National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will accompany the Prime Minister on his trip to the border area
Earlier, PM Modi urged the nation to send their Diwali wishes to the Army and security forces personnel to boost their morale.