Army Chief General Bipin Rawat today visited Nelang valley on the India-China border in Uttarkashi to greet the soldiers on Diwali.
The Army chief arrived at Nelang valley around 8.30am to greet Garhwal Scout, Mahar regiment and Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) soldiers, official Devendra Singh Negi said.
General Rawat spent around two hours with the soldiers and also reviewed the situation at the border.
He then visited Harshil in the district where he was accorded a grand reception by the Army. From Harshil, the Army chief went to Gangotri to pay obeisance at a temple there.