Northern Army Commander reviews security situation in Kashmir

Northern Army Commander reviews security situation in Kashmir

Srinagar: Northern Army Commander, Lt Gen Upendra Dwivedi who arrived in Srinagar on three days visit to Kashmir on Friday reviewed the security situation in the valley, Defence spokesman here said.
The Army Commander accompanied by the Chinar Corps Commander, Lt Gen ADS Aujla visited various locations and formations in south Kashmir today.
“He was briefed on counter-terrorism grid, development works and operational preparedness for Amarnath Yatra,” the spokesman said.
The Army Commander during his interaction with the troops over tea complimented the soldiers “for the conduct of just operations with precision, ensuring zero collateral damage”. He was appreciative of the excellent soldier – citizen connect activities, which have resulted in overall reduction in the terrorist recruitments.
The Army Commander arrived at Chinar Corps Headquarters later in the day, the spokesman said.
The Northern Army Commander was briefed by Lt Gen Aujla, on the overall security situation and measures instituted to counter adversaries’ design.
Lt Gen Upendra Dwivedi would be visiting forward posts on the Line of Control and the hinterland to review the overall security situation in the Kashmir Valley.
UNI

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