- Army chief reviews security situation in J&K
Udhampur (J&K) . 17 Aug 2016. With Jammu & Kashmir reeling under terrorist activities , thereby facing major unrest, has attracted none less than the Chief of Army Staff, General Dalbir Singh,who accompanied by the Northern Army Commander Lt Gen DS Hooda visited various formations of the Nagrota based White Knight Corps to review the prevailing security situation.
The Army Chief was briefed by Lt Gen RR Nimbhorkar about the preparedness of White Knight Corps in dealing with the emerging and dynamically changing security situation and the measures taken to thwart any misadventure by the inimical forces. The Corps Commander highlighted the measures adopted to counter any infiltration through employment of an effective counter infiltration grid backed by synergised surveillance and intelligence backed operations.
The Chief also visited Doda, Reasi and Rajouri wherein he was briefed on the operational readiness and security situation by the respective General Officers. General Dalbir Singh while complimenting the formations for their unflinching efforts in handling the situation reiterated on the continued need to remain vigilant in order to counter the nefarious designs of the inimical elements.