The Army, Navy and Air Force Chiefs met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday evening amid protests against the Agneepath plan for army recruitment in different states of the country. The PM held a 30-minute meeting with different army chiefs at his residence. The three Army Chiefs briefed the Prime Minister about the recruitment and related issues under the Agneepath scheme.
According to the news agency, Army Chief General Manoj Pandey, Air Chief Marshal VR Choudhary and Navy Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar also apprised PM Modi of the overall induction process and the steps being taken by them for the successful rollout of the scheme. However, no official statement has come out on this.
meeting on the basis of security
First of all, Navy Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar reached the PM residence. After the meeting with the Navy Chief was over, the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal VR Choudhary reached to meet the PM. Lastly, Army Chief Jan Manoj Pandey met PM Modi. It is being told that this meeting was held according to the security.
Let us inform that the Air Force, Navy and Army have issued a notification regarding the recruitment of Agniveers. Air Force is starting recruitment under Agneepath scheme from 24th June, Navy 25th June and Army from 1st July.
It is not easy to bring the country on this path in eight years: PM Modi
On Monday, PM Modi launched several projects in Bengaluru. During this he addressed a public meeting here. The PM said that some of our initiatives at present may seem unpleasant for some time, but its benefits will be felt in the days to come.
The PM further said- 21st century India belongs to wealth, job creators and innovators, who are the real strength of the country. The government has been encouraging them for the last eight years. Only reforms can take us to new goals.
PM’s statement very important amid Agneepath controversy
This statement of PM Modi has come at a time when huge protests are going on in many states of the country regarding the Agneepath scheme. In such a situation, the statement of the PM is being considered very important. According to the PM, this scheme is very important for the country.
Explain that this scheme is related to the recruitment of soldiers. The soldiers who join the army under the scheme will be called Agniveers. He will get a chance to join the army for four years. Then 25% of these will be regularized further.
BJP leaders will tell the benefits of Agneepath scheme
BJP national president JP Nadda had said last Sunday that he would promote this scheme across the country. During the campaign, BJP leaders will go among the youth and explain to them and tell its benefits.
What is Agneepath Scheme
The Central Government has launched the Agneepath Recruitment Scheme on June 14 to recruit a large number of youth in all the three branches of the Army – Army, Navy and Air Force. Under this scheme, the youth will have to serve in the Defense Force for only 4 years. The government has taken this step to reduce the budget of salary and pension. Read full news…
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