Amritsar: PM Modi celebrates Diwali with soldiers, visits Dograi War Memorial

For the second successive year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated Diwali with troops on Wednesday, saying the world looks at India with respect because of their valour and "character", in comments that come against the backdrop of protests by several veterans over OROP. He visited the Dograi War Memorial in Khasa in Amritsar and placed wreath at the venue of one of the toughest battles fought and won by Indian forces on September 22, 1965. Zee News is the highly popular Hindi News channel of India’s largest television network ZMCL.

Nov 11, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

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