Northern Army Commander reviews security in Valley

Northern Army Commander reviews security in Valley
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Srinagar, Dec 17: The Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh arrived in the Kashmir Valley on 17th December 2018 to review the prevailing security situation, in the wake of recent counter militant operations in the region.
During the visit, the Army Commander was briefed by the Chinar Corps Commander, Lt Gen AK Bhatt, at Badami Bagh Cantonment on the overall situation and major operational, informational, logistical and administrative aspects pertaining to the Corps. They also visited the forward areas in the frontier districts of Kupwara and Baramulla, where the Army Commander was briefed by the commanders on ground as regards the operational preparedness. During his interaction with the troops, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh lauded their professionalism, sharp vigil along the Line of Control and high morale and exhorted them to remain alert for any eventuality.
Later in the day, the Army Commander visited hinterland formations in south Kashmir and was briefed about the current situation and recent counter militant operations. The Army Commander complimented the troops for their remarkable successes in eliminating militant leadership from south Kashmir and also commended them for their dedication to duty. Lauding the excellent synergy amongst all the security forces, he asked all ranks to maintain a safe, secure and peaceful environment for the Awaam of the Kashmir.