SRINAGAR: Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, who is on a two-day visit to Kashmir and Ladakh visited the Cave of Amarnath to have Darshan of the Ice Lingam.
Accompanied Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat and Army chief General MM Naravane, the Defence Minister offered pooja at the shrine while also reviewing security preparedness as the Amarnath Yatra is set to begin from July 21, said the reports.
Taking to social networking site Twitter, Singh wrote: “Feeling extremely blessed after praying at Shri Amarnathji Holy Cave in Jammu and Kashmir.”
Feeling extremely blessed after praying at Shri Amarnathji Holy Cave in Jammu and Kashmir.
बर्फ़ानी बाबा की जय! pic.twitter.com/Ib5jgLUpkt
— Rajnath Singh (@rajnathsingh) July 18, 2020
Earlier on Friday, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh visited the forward positions along the Line of Control (LoC) and the Line of Actual Control (LAC).