Army braces for a ‘hot summer’ in J&K, takes step for counter-infiltration, anti-terror operations

Bracing for “a hot summer” in Jammu and Kashmir this year, the Army is taking several steps ranging from a stronger counter-infiltration grid along the Line of Control and coordinated anti-terror operations in the hinterland to better crowd-control measures and induction of advanced mine-protected vehicles and other specialized equipment in trouble-spots.

Army chief General Bipin Rawat has also appealed to “misguided” youth in the Kashmir Valley to join the mainstream by shunning violence, which comes amid the raging controversy over soldiers trussing up a civilian on their jeep’s bonnet as “a human shield” while rescuing over a dozen policemen and election officials from a stone-pelting mob in Budgam on April 9.  Read more


You may also read!

Troops Sent Back 63 Tonnes Of Garbage From World’s Highest Battlefield

Siachen troops have removed and sent back more than 63 tons of garbage to the Base, the Army today


India Declares Unflinching Commitment To Palestinian Cause

India’s commitment to the Palestinian cause and its solidarity with the Palestinian people can never be undermined, External Affairs


Commanders Of Tri-Services To Discuss Jointness

The 34th Tri Services Commanders Conference (South) will be hosted the Southern Command from 20-21 September.


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu