`Focus needs on future conflicts in sub-continent`

Army Chief General VK Singh has said there was an operational necessity to focus on a joint response in case of future conflict scenarios in the Indian sub-continent.

Last Updated: Feb 25, 2012, 21:08 PM IST

Indore: Army Chief General VK Singh has
said there was an operational necessity to focus on a joint
response in case of future conflict scenarios in the Indian
sub-continent.

"The present geo-political challenges did exist in the
region with specific reference to the Indian sub-continent,"
Singh was quoted as saying by a Press Information Bureau (PIB)
issued today.

He was addressing the officers of the three forces at
the Army War College at Mhow recently.

The chief of army staff also spoke on "changing global
security environment and its impact on the Indian Army and its
preparedness," the release said.

The Chief of Army Staff also inaugurated two study
centres at the Army War College established for pursuance of
domain specific excellence in dealing with contemporary and
emerging security scenarios, it added.

PTI