Modi also said that, “Am going to Siachen with a message from each and every Indian to our soldiers- that we stand shoulder to shoulder with you”.
Praising the soldiers PM said that, “Be it the altitude or bitter cold, nothing deters our soldiers. They stand there, serving our Nation. They make us truly proud.”
Modi said on the micro blogging site that, “After the Siachen visit I will continue with my scheduled visit to Srinagar to spend time with those affected due to the recent floods. Everyone is aware of the extreme conditions at Siachen. Overcoming every challenge our soldiers stand firm, protecting our Motherland.”