Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visited Ladakh from June 27-29, 2021. In his address, Rajnath Singh lauded the unparalleled dedication of the veterans in ensuring safety and security of the nation, reiterating the Government’s commitment towards the welfare of the ex-servicemen. He said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to roll out ‘One Rank One Pension’ scheme, ending a decade long wait, was a testimony to the Government’s unwavering commitment towards the welfare and satisfaction of the veterans. "Our aim is to take care of you in the same way as you all have taken care of the security of the country," he said. During his stay, the Defence Minister will inaugurate infrastructure projects constructed by Border Roads Organisation and interact with troops deployed in the region.