Northern Army commander visits border areas in Akhnoor sector amid tension

JAMMU: Amid tensions along the Line of Control, Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh on Friday visited forward posts in Akhnoor sector of Jammu district to review the operational preparedness and the prevailing security situation, an official spokesperson said.

Lt Gen Singh was accompanied by the White Knight Corps Commander Lt Gen Paramjit Singh, he said.

The Army commander was briefed on the actions taken to meet the challenges of increased ceasefire violations, the official said. (AGENCIES)