Suresh Raina Visits Line of Control, Interacts With Indian Soldiers

Updated: 11 August 2014 14:58 IST

In his interaction with the troops, Suresh Raina applauded the efforts made by the Indian Army jawans in keeping a constant vigil on the Line of Control in harsh weather conditions and in the tough terrain of the area.

Suresh Raina Visits Line of Control, Interacts With Indian Soldiers
Suresh Raina with local players walking towards the stadium to play the inaugural match of a cricket tournament organised by the Army at Degree College in Baramulla, near Srinagar. © PTI

Srinagar:

Cricketer Suresh Raina visited a forward post on the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir to boost the morale of troops posted there, a defence spokesman said today.

"Raina's visit was a morale booster for the troops deployed in the harsh and rugged terrain of Kashmir," the defence spokesman said.

He said the cricketer was acquainted with the challenges a soldier faces when deployed on the LoC.

In his interaction with the troops, Raina applauded the efforts made by the Indian Army jawans in keeping a constant vigil on the Line of Control in harsh weather conditions and in the tough terrain of the area.

He shared some light hearted moments and personal experiences with the soldiers and also shared a meal with the troops

Topics : Suresh Raina Cricket
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