New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took to Twitter to salute Navy personnel on the occasion of the 43rd Navy Day.
“On #NavyDay, I salute our Navy personnel and the impregnable spirit and utmost devotion with which they protect our Motherland,” Prime Minister Modi tweeted.
India is proud of a strong and valiant Navy that has always risen to the occasion to protect our Nation. Navy Day greetings to Navy personnel”, the Prime Minister said.
He also commended the Navy for their steadfast dedication and valour, which was an unparalleled asset for the nation. “The steadfast dedication and valour of our Navy Personnel is an unparalleled asset for our Nation,” the Prime Minister added.
The Navy chief also pointed out that the nation was essentially a maritime nation with a natural outflow towards the seas and the nation has a vast maritime interest, which has a vital relationship with the nation’s economic growth.
“It is the responsibility of the Indian Navy to ensure that our maritime interests which has vital relationship are allowed to develop unhindered both in peace and war,” he added.
Naval Chief Admiral Dhowan also paid tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti here.