Defence Minister likely to visit Andaman for Diwali

Port Blair
12 Oct 2017

The Defence Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, is likely to celebrate Diwali this year with the armed forces personnel in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands before leaving for the Philippines on her first tour abroad.
According to information, the Defence Minister is scheduled to arrive here on Oct 18 and later meet the personnel of the tri-services Command at Port Blair. She will the visit the Philippines on October 24 for a multilateral engagement.