The Northern Army Commander Lt Gen D Anbu visited the Valley today to review the security situation in the wake of the recent counter-insurgency operations in South Kashmir which led to killing of 13 militants, four civilians and three security personnel.
Accompanied by the Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen AK Bhatt, the Army Commander visited the hinterland formations in South Kashmir and was briefed by the commanders on ground about their operational preparedness.
Lt Gen complimented the troops for their recent success and dedication to duty. He appreciated the measures and Standard Operating Procedures instituted by the units and formations to meet the challenges by “the inimical elements”.
Lauding the excellent synergy among the security agencies, the Army Commander exhorted all ranks to maintain a safe, secure and peaceful environment for the people of the Valley.