NEW DELHI: Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Friday laid the foundation stone for construction of the Army headquarter's new building in Delhi Cantonment and asserted the world now recognises that India stands among the powerful nations. Christened 'Thal Sena Bhawan', the seven-storeyed complex designed "like a rising sun", will be spread over nearly 39 acres, officials said. "We have laid the first stone of the new Sena Bhawan. This (stone) will not reach the top, but it is the first stone. And, it will represent the unsung heroes of the armed forces who have sacrificed their lives for the country," Singh told a gathering at the foundation stone laying ceremony The defence minister asserted that the world now recognises that India is a not a "weak India, but it stands among the powerful nations globally" and the credit for that goes to "our brave soldiers and the jawans who have made sacrifices". The Army headquarters is currently housed in the iconic South Block at Raisina Hill in … [Read more...] about Rajnath Singh lays foundation stone of new Army HQ building; says India among powerful nations
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