Army Commander visits forward areas of Sikkim

Gangtok, 29 Jan [PIB]: Lt Gen MM Naravane, General Officer Commanding Eastern Command is on a three-day visit to Trishakti Corps.

On arrival at Sukna on 28 Jan, he was received by Lt Gen CP Mohanty, GOC, Trishakti Corps, and briefed on the operational situation and preparedness.

On 29 Jan 19, the Army Commander, accompanied by GOC Trishakti Corps and GOC, Black Cat Division, met Chief Minister Pawan Chamling and discussed various activities being undertaken by the Army.

The Army Commander, accompanied by the GOC, Trishakti Corps, also visited the forward areas where he was briefed on security situation along the border and interacted with the troops. He complimented the soldiers for their professionalism, dedication and commitment towards maintaining round-the-clock vigil along the inhospitable terrain and despite adverse climatic conditions.