Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets Indians on Diwali

he Prime Minister stressed that the army personnel were the “suraksha kawach” or the armour of the nation.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets Indians on Diwali
Prime Minister celebrated Diwali this year with soldiers of the Indian Army

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to his Hindi Twitter handle to greet fellow Indians on the auspicious occasion of Diwali.

“I wish that this festival of lights brings happiness, prosperity, and good fortune in your life. Wishing everyone a very Happy Diwali,” he said. Since 2014 it has been a ritual for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to travel to the frontiers of India's border to bring some joy to the lives of the armed forces personnel.