JAMMU, June 9: Northern Command chief Lt Gen Ranbir Singh today visited forward areas on the Line of Control (LoC) in Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district and reviewed security situation on the LoC and hinterland.
This was Lt Gen Singh’s first visit to border district of Poonch after taking over as the Northern Army Commander.
He inter-acted with troops and exhorted them to be vigilant. He complimented the troops for their high standard of professionalism.
Lt Gen Singh reviewed situation prevailing on the LoC in Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district. The LoC in twin border districts of Poonch and Rajouri had been active for the past quite some time now though the things have calmed down after DGMOs of India and Pakistan agreed to stick to 2003 ceasefire agreement.