Modi laid a floral wreath at the War Memorial at the Srinagar-based Chinar Corps of the Army in Badamibagh Cantonment here, army officials said.

The Prime Minister was accompanied by Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra, Vice Chief of Army staff Lt General Dalbir Singh Suhag, state Chief Secretary M I Khanday, Director General of Police K Rajendra and top army officials, the officials said.

Later the Prime Minister addressed Army officers and jawans at a 'Sainik Sammelan', they said.

Narendra Modi earlier in the day inaugurated the railway track from Udhampur to Katra.


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