News Desk, Amar Ujala, New Delhi
Published by: Sanjeev Kumar Jha
Updated Saturday, 15 January 2022 11:47 AM IST
The Indian Army celebrates Indian Army Day on January 15 every year. On this occasion, Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Narawane congratulated the country and then addressed the people.
Army Chief General MM Naravane
– Photo: ANI
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