Army Chief to review border security in J&K

Jammu: Indian Army Chief General Dalbir Singh will be reviewing the border security situation in Jammu and Kashmir keeping in mind the continued ceasefire violations by Pakistan.

Defence sources told media, “General Dalbir Singh is arriving here today (Saturday) morning. He will take stock of the prevailing situation on the borders in the state”.

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“GOC-in-C of Northern Command and the three corps commanders of 14, 15 and 16 will be present during the briefing session,” “It is likely the Army Chief might visit some forward positions on the Line of Control (LoC),” they added.

This will be General Dalbir Singh’s first visit to Jammu and Kashmir after India carried out surgical strikes against terrorist launching pads across the LoC on Wednesday night.

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