The Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh reviewed the overall security situation in the Kashmir Valley.
A Srinagar-based army spokesman said in a statement that Singh, accompanied by Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen KJS Dhillon, visited the formations and units along the Line of Control in north Kashmir.
He was briefed by commanders on ground regarding the operational and logistic preparedness, said the spokesman.
“The Army Commander extolled the troops for their alertness, high morale and relentless efforts in thwarting the adversary’s designs in the harshest of terrain and weather conditions. He also urged them to continue with the vigil and give a befitting response to any misadventure from across,” he said.
Lt Gen Ranbir Singh conveyed his appreciation to all the soldiers for their steadfastness and successful conduct of operations, which are reflective of their commitment and selfless dedication.
Later in the day the Army Commander was briefed by the Chinar Corps Commander at Badami Bagh Cantonment on the overall situation and major operational, informational, logistical and administrative aspects pertaining to the Corps, said Srinagar based army spokesman in a statement.