General Bikram Singh hosts farewell dinner for outgoing Defence Minister Antony

Army chief Gen Bikram Singh held a farewell dinner for Defence Minister AK Antony here.

PTI| Last Updated: May 12, 2014, 22:54 PM IST

New Delhi: Army chief Gen Bikram Singh on Monday held a farewell dinner for Defence Minister AK Antony here.
The Army Chief, who also heads the Chiefs of Staffs Committee, hosted the farewell dinner at the Akash Air Force officers` mess here.

Senior military and civilian officers were present, Army officials said here.

Antony, who had replaced Pranab Mukherjee as the Defence Minister in UPA-I government in 2006, is the longest-serving Defence Minister in the country.