The Home Minister was accompanied by Army Chief General Bipin Rawat. He also interacted with the soldiers and officers to know about the issues faced by them.
The Defence Minister was also given presentations on functioning of 14 and 15 corps, including the Army’s overall preparedness.
The Army’s 14 Corps guards the Line of Actual Control with China as well as the Line of Control with Pakistan.
The Defense Minister also paid tribute to the martyred soldiers who sacrificed their lives while serving in Siachen.
More than 1100 soldiers have made supreme sacrifice defending the Siachen Glacier.