General MM Naravane, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) is on a two-day go to to Jammu and Kashmir to overview the prevailing safety scenario within the union territory.
On arrival at Srinagar, the Army Chief, accompanied by Lt Gen YK Joshi, the Northern Army Commander and Lt Gen DP Pandey, Chinar Corps Commander visited models and formations within the hinterland the place he was briefed by the native Commanders on the present safety scenario and the measures being taken to determine and goal the over floor employees’ (OGWs) community concerned in radicalisation and recruitment of youth into terrorist ranks. Efforts to stop native recruitment and facilitate the give up of native terrorists have been additionally mentioned.
While interacting with troops, the COAS expressed his appreciation to the jawans and commanders who’re relentlessly battling the twin challenges of Pakistan abetted terror and the worldwide pandemic. He additional strengthened the should be ready to satisfy rising safety challenges successfully. Later, the COAS was briefed by the Chinar Corps Commander on the general scenario pertaining to the Line of Control and the hinterland.
The Army Chief complimented the wonderful synergy exhibited by all sections of the Civil Administration, Jammu and Kashmir Police, Central Armed Police Forces and different Security businesses in projecting a ‘Whole of Government’ method that has resulted in enchancment within the safety scenario conducive for fostering a brand new period of improvement within the UT.
In the night, the COAS known as on the Hon’ble Lieutenant Governor Shri Manoj Sinha at Raj Bhawan and mentioned the rising challenges and highway map for long run peace in J&Okay. The L-G appreciated the function performed by the Indian Army in restoring and preserving peace within the UT and offering assist to the civil authorities in opposition to the COVID-19 pandemic.