Sitharaman touches feet of bravehearts' mothers in Dehradun

Updated:2 months, 2 weeks ago IST

Dehradun (Uttarakhand), Mar 05 (ANI): In a moving gesture, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharam touched the feet of the mothers of bravehearts to honour them during Shaurya Samman Samaroh in Dehradun. The gesture was witnessed during an event which was organised to honour the widows and parents of the jawans who sacrificed their lives for the nation. Sitharaman honoured the wives and parents of the bravehearts by presenting them a bouquet of flowers and a shawl. Addressing the gathering at the event earlier today, Sitharaman had attacked the Opposition over the One Rank One Position (OROP0) issue, saying that the previous government had approved a proposal of just Rs 500 crore for it while Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government has already transferred Rs 35,000 crore to the account of former armed forces personnel in the last three years.

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