Army chief visits J-K, reviews operational preparedness

SRINAGAR: Army chief General Bipin Rawat visited Drass sector on Friday and reviewed the operational preparedness of the armed forces, a defence spokesman said here.

“General Rawat was briefed by the General Officer Commanding, ‘Fire & Fury’ Corps on the prevailing situation and operational preparedness in the sector,” defence spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said.

He said the Army chief also interacted with soldiers deployed on the Line of Control (LoC).

General Rawat was accompanied by the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Northern Command. (AGENCIES)