Srinagar, 29 May (CNI) : Army Commander, General Officer of Commanding, Lt Gen Upendra Dwivedi visited Rajouri and held a meeting with field commanders of Ace of Spades Division and Romeo Force to review the operational preparedness.
Lt Gen Upendra Dwivedi, Army Commander Northern Command visited Rajouri Sector to review operational preparedness, said the army in an official statement.
The Army further said that the Commander appreciated the troops for maintaining the highest levels of preparedness. Pertinent to mention here that the Army Commander has paid over half a dozen visits in Rajouri and Poonch areas in the last two months especially after the militant attack at Bhata Dhurian and encounter at Kesari Hill.
Rajouri and Poonch districts are under high alert after these militancy related incidents with the army is carrying out an operation called ‘Operation Trinetra’ to track and eliminate militants who are active in Pir Panjal region.
Director General of Jammu and Kashmir police, Dilbagh Singh on April 28 stated that around 12 militants are active in this area who are involved in different militancy related incidents involving Bhata Dhurian ambush attack with a militant module run by a decades old OGW from Gursai has also been busted and vital leads have been received in the case. (CNI)