New Delhi: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will spend the Diwali with military personnel at the strategically important tri-service command in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. (Image: Twitter)
The sources said Sitharaman will travel to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on October 18.
And celebrate the festival of light with the tri-service personnel there on October 19.
During the visit, the minister is also expected to review operational preparedness of the country's only tri-service command. (Image: Twitter)
Defence minister has formerly served as the Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs under the Ministry of Finance and the Minister for Commerce and Industry with independent charge. Prior to that she has served as a national spokesperson for the BJP. (Image: Twitter)