Indian Army's Eastern Command chief, Assam CM discuss security

The Indian Army`s Eastern Command chief Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi and Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday discussed a gamut of issues related to the security scenario in the region and welfare of ex-servicemen.

ANI| Updated: Aug 10, 2015, 19:12 PM IST

Guwahati: The Indian Army`s Eastern Command chief Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi and Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday discussed a gamut of issues related to the security scenario in the region and welfare of ex-servicemen.

During the meeting, held at Gogoi`s official residence, emphasis was laid on synergistic approach between the state government and the army in maintaining law and order and other security issues and providing suitable vocations to ex-servicemen, an official statement said.

Assam Chief Secretary VK Pipersenia and Director General of Police Khagen Sharma were among a number of senior officials present at the meeting.