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From LoC to LAC, soldiers gave fitting reply to those who challenged India: PM Modi

New Delhi: India’s soldiers had given a “fitting reply to those who challenged the country’s sovereignty from LoC to LAC”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday, while addressing the country on its 74th Independence Day. “From LoC (Line of Control) to LAC (Line of Actual Control), whenever India has been challenged, our soldiers have given a fitting response in a language they understand,” said the Prime Minister, referring to both Pakistan and China. On the clash with China in June at Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh, in which 20 soldiers died for the country, PM Modi said: “What our jawans can do, what the country can do, the world has seen in Ladakh. Today, I salute all those brave soldiers from the Red Fort.” “Whether it is terrorism or expansionism, India is fighting both,” the Prime Minister said. “Today the world stands with India and to get 184 votes...