Union MoS Defence pays tributes at Balidan Stambh, lauds troops


Union Minister of State for Defence, Ajay Bhatt on Friday visited the Balidan Stambh war memorial in the jurisdictions of Tiger Division of Rising Star Corps here.

He was received by Maj Gen Gaurav Gautam, GOC Tiger Division in Jammu. He paid tributes to the Bravehearts in a ceremonial wreath laying ceremony at Balidan Stambh.

The Minister was briefed on the operational preparedness of the Tiger Division.

Later he interacted with the troops of the Tiger Division and lauded their morale for maintaining highest standards of professionalism and dedication towards duty while safeguarding the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the Nation.