Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir): Army Chief General Bipin Rawat today reached Jammu and Kashmir on a two-day visit and took stock of the enhanced security measures in the Valley.
Accompanied by the Northern Army Commander and Chinar Corps Commander, General Rawat visited Panzgam garrison and was briefed on the encounter with terrorists which took place on April 27.
Later, the Army Chief was briefed by the Chinar Corps Commander on the prevailing situation in Kashmir at the Badami Bagh.
During the vist, General Rawat appreciated the synergy being shown amongst all security agencies and complimented the troops for undertaking operations with firmness and resolve.
General Rawat also visited the Army Base Hospital in the BB Cantt, where he enquired about the health of soldiers recuperating and wished them all a speedy recovery.
The Army Chief impressed upon everyone to continue their positive engagement with the ‘Awaam’ and provide them assistance when required. (ANI)