NORTHERN ARMY COMMANDER REVIEWS SECURITY IN VALLEY
Srinagar: The Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh arrived in the Kashmir Valley on 15 November 2018 to review the prevailing security situation.
Accompanied by the Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen AK Bhatt, the Army Commander visited the hinterland formations and units both in North and South Kashmir, and was briefed by the commanders on ground about the current situation, a defense spokesman said in a statement issued today.
He also visited the Srinagar Transit Camp wherein he was apprised about the security and administrative aspects for the transient Army personnel in the Valley, he said.
The Army Commander complimented the troops for their recent successes and commended them for their dedication to duty and high standards of professionalism. He was appreciative of the measures and Standard Operating Procedures instituted by the units and formations to minimise civilian causalities, said the spokesman.
Lauding the excellent synergy amongst all the security forces, he exhorted all ranks to maintain a safe, secure and peaceful environment for the people of the Kashmir, added the spokesman.