Textile minister Smriti Irani instead of celebrating the festival of pure joy, Raksha Bandhan visited the Indian soldiers at the Thoise base camp at Siachen , which is the highest battleground on earth. And with this visit, she also became the first Indian women minister to go there.

Smriti Irani shared the photos on her official Twitter account, Take a look :

She told the soldiers that she not only has brought a sister’s best wishes but mothers love also on Raksha Bandhan. She tied Rakhis also to all the soldiers.

textile minister smriti nirani distributing sweets
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Ms. Smriti also bought home-made sweets from Delhi with her and distributed among the soldiers. No other minister has done something like this before. External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, Water  Resources Minister Uma Bharti, Women And Child Welfare Minister Maneka Gandhi are also going to  visit soldiers and interact with them.Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State for Commerce, Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, Minister of state in the ministry of Food Processing industries and Anupriya Patel Minister of State in the Ministry of health and Family welfare are also taking part in this event on the same day.

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