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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday interacted with army personnel on the occasion of Diwali.

“People celebrate Diwali with their family members and loved ones. I too have come to celebrate it with you,” he said while addressing army personnel in Amritsar.

He said he was happy to be among them on the occasion of Diwali.

Modi said he would try to visit three important places associated with the 1965 India-Pakistan war during the day.

Earlier, he laid a wreath and paid respects at the Dograi War Memorial in Khasa, near Amritsar.

“I spent time with our soldiers and we had a wonderful conversation,” he wrote on Twitter.

“The Battle of Dograi on September 22, 1965, was one of the toughest battles fought and won by our forces,” he said.

(IANS)

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All Religions Flourished In India: Modi

"Every religion found life here, it grew here. Every Indian is proud of this virtue, no matter what language he speaks, no matter what religion he practices," the Prime Minister said

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  • Prime minister Narendra Modi says that all religions flourished in India
  • He said that every religion found life in India
  • Modi said that India is a land of many religions and festivals

Stressing that India embraced many religions, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that every religion flourished in India.

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi says that India is a land of many religions.
Prime Minister, Narendra Modi says that India is a land of many religions.

“Every religion found life here, it grew here. Every Indian is proud of this virtue, no matter what language he speaks, no matter what religion he practices,” the Prime Minister said at a conference on ‘Islamic Heritage: Promoting Understanding and Moderation’ in the presence of Jordan’s King Abdullah II.

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“Be it, Buddha or Mahatma Gandhi, the fragrance of peace and love has spread across the world from India. India has given the idea of ‘Vasudev Kutumbakam’ — which means that the whole world is our family. India found its identity in considering the people of this world as their family.

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Narendra Modi says that Indians celebrate all festivals with same level of jest.

“We will be celebrating Holi tomorrow, there will be a celebration of Buddha Jayanti, that will be followed by the month of Ramzan — a symbol of the country’s unity and diversity.” IANS

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