Articles tagged under: Rajnath Singh

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh’s statement in Lok Sabha on Ladakh standoff with China

September 15, 2020

New Delhi: India's Defense Minister Rajnath Singh today gave statement in Lok Sabha on the developments on Ladakh border. Presented below is his statement in full text: 1. I rise today to brief this august House about the development on our eastern borders in Ladakh. You are aware that our Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi ji had visited Ladakh and met our brave soldiers to convey the message of solidarity of the Nation behind their every action. I too have spent some time wit...Read More

Defense Ministers of India and China meet in Moscow

September 04, 2020

New Delhi: Here are the pictures of a meeting between Indian and Chinese Defense Ministers at the Hotel Metropol in Moscow, Russia. While details of this meeting are awaited, the discussion based on these pictures is at present limited to Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh's body language.  It's worth noting that China had sought a meeting at Defence Minister level with India during the ongoing Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Moscow, Russia yesterday. Defense Minister Rajnath Sin...Read More

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh at Surat flags off 51st K9 Vajra T gun made in L&T Hazira

January 16, 2020

Surat: Defense minister Rajnath Singh during a brief 3-hour long visit to Surat dedicated the 51st K9 Vajra-t self-propelled Howitzer gun made by L&T at Hazira. The gun weighs 50 tonnes and can fire 47kg bombs at 43-kilometre distant targets. It can also turn around at zero radius. It has been delivery ahead of schedule from L&T’s Armoured System Complex which Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had dedicated to the nation in January last year. Pact for making 100 guns was signed in year...Read More

Rajnath Singh flies in Rafale fighter jet, takes delivery for IAF

October 09, 2019

Bordeaux, France: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday became the first Indian Minister to take a sortie in the Rafale fighter aircraft at Mérignac of France. Before this, Mr Singh received the first of 36 aircraft here. The Union Minister was flown by Philippe Duchateau, the head test pilot of Dassault Aviation. Talking to reporters here, Mr Singh said, 'It was a lifetime experience for me.' Post receiving aircraft, he performed 'Shashtrapuja,' on the occasion of Dusshera, whi...Read More

Will make sedition law even more stringent: Rajnath Singh in Gujarat

April 12, 2019

Gandhidham: Rajnath said: - Chowkidar pure hai, uska PM banna sure hai, samasyaon ka wohi cure hain, desh mein chaaro aur shor hai, ki Modi once more hai - They(the Congress leaders) say if their govt is formed, they will end the sedition law. If someone tries to break the nation, if someone tries to disturb social harmony, if someone questions nation's unity and sovereignty, should such person be allowed to go away without action? We will make the law even more stringent. Even the prov...Read More

Give strict democratic punishment to Rahul/Congress for using indecent language against PM: Rajnath to people in Gujarat

March 30, 2019

Ahmedabad: Union Home Minister and former BJP president Rajnath Singh today said that people should give 'strict democratic punishment' to Congress party and its president Rahul Gandhi for using indent language against the Prime Minister. Addressing a rally here before the nomination of party president and candidate for Gandhinagar Loksabha seat at Sardar Patel Chowk here, Singh said that in five year PM Modi has worked in magical manner and made India the sixth largest economy in the ...Read More

HM Rajnath Singh addresses Inaugural Session of DGP/IGP Conference in Gujarat

December 21, 2018

Statue of Unity: The Union Home Minister has said the Internal Security situation in the country has vastly improved, particularly in the North-East and the LWE affected States. Addressing the Inaugural Session of the Conference of Director Generals and Inspector Generals of Police at Kevadiya in Narmada district of Gujarat today, Shri Rajnath Singh noted with satisfaction the improving security scenario in the North-East, particularly the peaceful rollout of NRC in Assam including publication...Read More

Home minister Rajnath Singh arrives at Kevadia to attend DGP meet; visits Statue of Unity

December 20, 2018

Statue of Unity: Union home minister Shri Rajnath Singh arrived here today to attend the all India DGP (Director General of Police) meet. Rajnath Singh visited Statue of Unity, the tallest statue in the world featuring India's first home minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and paid floral tribute at the feet of the Statue. A section of visitors complained about halted operations of hop-on-hop-off buses in connection with Rajnath's visit. It should be mentioned here that Prime Minister Narendra Mod...Read More

Rajnath suggests Rahul to think ‘four times’ before levelling allegations against anyone

September 22, 2018

Amreli: Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh today gave suggestion to congress president Rahul Gandhi to think 'four' times before making a serious allegation against anyone. Singh who is on a day long trip to Gujarat told newsmen here before participating in a cooperative event refused to make any comment on the allegation leveled by Rahul Gandhi on the BJP government and Rafale deal issue. However during his brief interaction with media he said that the...Read More

Govt of India declares unilateral ceasefire for Ramzan in Jammu & Kashmir

May 16, 2018

New Delhi: In a major decision, the Centre today asked security forces not to launch operations in Jammu and Kashmir during the holy month of Ramzan. The decision has been taken to help the peace loving Muslims observe Ramzan in a peaceful environment, a home ministry spokesperson said. The security forces, however, reserve the right to retaliate if attacked or if essential to protect the lives of innocent people, the ministry said. The Centre asks Security Forces not to launch operat...Read More