Rajnath Singh landed at Tawang helipad at noon today, where he was received by Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister, Pema Khandu. The defence minister then visited the Tawang War Memorial.
Singh to review the preparedness of security along the border with China during his visit.
On November 15, Rajnath Singh will visit the Indian Army post in Bum La area. There Rajnath Singh will also inaugurate an important river bridge. This is Rajnath Singh’s maiden visit to Arunachal Pradesh as a defence minister.
The area recently had seen transgressions from the army of China. The entire state is claimed by China as part of its Tibetan territory.