The northern army commander lieutenant general Ranbir Singh arrived in Srinagar on Friday to review the prevailing security situation, officials said.
“The army commander visited units/formations along the Line of Control and hinterland in northern Kashmir. He was briefed by the commanders about the prevailing security situation. The army commander complimented the troops for their relentless efforts in thwarting the adversary’s designs.
He also lauded the exemplary synergy among all the forces, appreciated the actions taken by the units/formations in ensuring safety and wellbeing of people residing in vicinity of the Line of Control,” a Srinagar-based army spokesman said in a statement.