Rajnath Singh terms recent violence at Galwan Valley as painful

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh on Wednesday while expressing his condolences to the families of the soldiers who were martyred at the violent face-off at Galwan Valley termed the loss of soldiers in Galwan ‘deeply disturbing and painful.’

In a tweet, he said: “The loss of soldiers in Galwan is deeply disturbing and painful. Our soldiers displayed exemplary courage and valour in the line of duty and sacrificed their lives in the highest traditions of the Indian Army.

“The Nation will never forget their bravery and sacrifice. My heart goes out to the families of the fallen soldiers.”

He also added: “The nation stand shoulder to shoulder with them in this difficult hour. We are proud of the bravery and courage of India’s breavehearts.”