Lt General DS Hooda greets soldiers on Diwali

"Army Commander has conveyed his appreciation to all soldiers for the excellent work of guarding the nation during these very challenging times," an Army spokesman said.

By: PTI | Jammu | Published:October 30, 2016 4:24 pm
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General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Army’s Northern Command, Lt Gen D S Hooda on Sunday extended Diwali greetings to soldiers and complimented them for their ‘excellent work’ of guarding the nation during challenging times.

“Army Commander has conveyed his appreciation to all soldiers for the excellent work of guarding the nation during these very challenging times,” an Army spokesman said.

“Your countrymen are proud of you,” Lt Gen Hooda said. The Army commander also hoped that the festival of lights would be a harbinger of joy and happiness to all.

He extended his warm greetings to the soldiers, their families, all security forces personnel and people of Jammu and Kashmir on the occasion.