Gangtok, November 13 (Raj Bhawan): Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim, Shri Ganga Prasad celebrated Diwali with Army officers and jawans of the Black Cat Division of the Indian Army at Libing, today.
The General Officer Commanding (GOC) of 17 Mountain Division Major General Shri Rohit Sawhney and other ranks of the division were present on the occasion.
In his brief address, the Hon’ble Governor conveyed his warm Diwali wishes to all ranks of Black Cat Division, and their families and remembered those who have made supreme sacrifices in the line of duty. He said that due to the sacrifices made by the personnel of the Armed Forces, their countrymen get to celebrate festivals and other occasions with the utmost sense of security and peace.
On the occasion, the Hon’ble Governor also distributed sweets to Army personnel and children.