Army Chief visits Umroi Station in Meghalaya


GUWAHATI, March 4: The Army chief, General Bipin Rawat visited the ‘Red Horns Division’ at Umroi Station in Meghalaya on Sunday and reviewed the internal security situation in the region apart from inspecting the Join Training Node, a state-of-the -art facility which has been developed in the Eastern Theatre to undertake joint training with Armies from Friendly Foreign Countries.
The Joint Training Node in the recent past has hosted Army delegation from two Friendly foreign countries wherein, Bilateral Exercises were undertaken with Myanmar and Bangladesh with the aim to bolster Defence Cooperation with the country’s immediate neighbourhood.
Lieutenant General Abhay Krishna, GOC-in-C, Eastern Command and Lieutenant Gurpal Singh Sangha, GOC Gajraj Corps too accompanied the Chief of Army Staff. (Agencies)