DC pays homage to Brig Rajinder Singh


SAMBA: The 115th Birth Anniversary of Brigadier Rajinder Singh was celebrated at his birth place village Bagoona of Samba district by the Brigadier Rajinder Singh Memorial committee in collaboration with district administration.
Deputy Commissioner Samba RK Varma was the chief guest on the occasion.
Paying homage to Brig Singh, the DC said that we are proud that such a great warrior was born in our state. He saluted him for his bravery and supreme sacrifices and exhorted upon the youth to follow his footsteps with a pledge to safeguard the honour of the Nation.
On the occasion, a cultural programme depicting valour and bravery of soldiers was also presented by various school children.
Maj General (retd) Goverdhan Singh Jamwal ,Director Doordarshan Anjali Sharma and other dignitaries also spoke on the occasion and paid tributes to the great son of soil.
Later, District Election Officer cum Deputy Commissioner Samba convened a meeting in the conference Hall Nandni Hills, Samba with the representatives of Political Parties of District Samba in order to discuss the Rationalization of Polling Stations for the forth coming Assembly Elections.