Indian and Nepal Army Chiefs Witness Combined Training

Indian Army and Nepal Army 3

Indian and Nepalese Armies crossed another historic milestone when a battalion from each of the countries took part in a combined training programme conducted to ensure interoperability of both Armies in the disaster prone region of Uttarakhand. The Indian Army Chief, Gen Bikram Singh and the Nepalese Army Chief, Gen Gaurav Shumsher Jung Bahadur Rana witnessed the combined training exercise presently underway in Pithoragarh District of Uttarakhand. Lt Gen Rajan Bakhshi, Army Commander Central Command was present on the occasion.
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Ex-Servicemen Rally at Jalandhar


The Army conducted an Ex-servicemen Rally at Jalandhar Cantt on 29 Sep 2013 under the aegis of Vajra Corps. The rally was attended by 7,500 – 8,000 ex-servicemen and Veer Naris from districts across Punjab. The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Bikram Singh and Mrs Bubbles Bikram Singh graced the occasion with their presence as the Chief Guest. In his address to the veterans the Army Chief lauded the contribution of Punjab towards Armed forces.
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Army Chief General Bikram Singh Visits South Western Command

General Bikram Singh at South Western Command

General Bikram Singh, Chief of Army Staff visited South Western Command on 22-23 Sep 2013. During his two days visit to the Command HQ, he interacted with Lt Gen Gyan Bhushan, GOC-in-C South Western Command and was briefed on various operational aspects pertaining to South Western Command. He expressed his satisfaction on the operational preparedness of the Command. The COAS also interacted with officers in the station.
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Chief Of Army Staff’s Visit To Australia

The COAS reviewing a Guard of Honour at HQ 1 Division, Brisbane.

Chief Of Army Staff’s Visit To Australia General Bikram Singh, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) had proceeded on a goodwill visit to Australia from 03-06 Sep 2013. The visit was of special significance in the light of improving economic and military cooperation between the two countries in consonance with our growing relationship with Australia and is in continuum to the Hon’ble RM’s visit to Australia in the month of June 2013.

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