Northern Army Commander General Singh visits Siachen -
Northern Army Commander General Singh visits Siachen
Posted 20 Mar 2019 10:36 AM


Lt Gen Y K Joshi, the General Officer Commanding of Fire & Fury Corps also accompanied the Northern Army Commander during his visit to the Siachen glacier.

Northern Command Chief Lt Gen Ranbir Singh with troops at Siachen on Tuesday.Defence Ministry spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia said that Lt Gen Singh, who was accompanied by Lt Gen Y K Joshi, General Officer Commanding, Fire & Fury Corps, visited forward posts in Siachen Glacier.

"Lt Gen Singh visited the forward posts in Siachen Glacier today and reviewed the operational preparedness maintained in the sector," Colonel Rajesh Kali said.

He said the Army Commander reviewed operational preparedness being maintained in the sector.
Lt Gen Ranbir Singh interacted with troops deployed at the forwards posts and complimented them for their high morale.

He appreciated the tenacity and high standard of professionalism displayed by all ranks of ‘Siachen Warriors’ Brigade, despite the extreme challenges posed by the highest battlefield in the world.

The Army Commander urged them to continue to uphold the highest standards of professionalism of the Indian Army.

Lt Gen Singh also paid his homage to the martyrs of Operation ‘MEGHDOOT’ at the Siachen War Memorial.

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