Army Chief at pink city to witness army exercise

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 16:31

Jaipur: Army Chief General VK Singh on Wednesday reviewed the conduct of the ongoing exercise `Shoor Veer` in Rajasthan`s Humangarh and nearby region.

The Army Chief was received by Lieutenant General Gyan Bhushan, General Oficer Commanding-in-Chief (Army Commander), of South Western Command), in the exercise area.

The COAS was briefed on the training aspects, new concepts of warfare being tried and the conduct of the exercise by Lieutenant General Ashok Singh, General Officer Commanding 1 Corps, and L. Gen Sanjeev Anand, General Officer Commanding `Chetak Corps`.
The Army Chief witnessed the exercise that entails the launch of theatre offensive by Sapta Shakti Command spearheaded by 1 Corps and Chetak Corps.
The exercise displayed synergy of Army and Air Force in launching air-land battle and the capability to orchestrate battle in network centric environment with integration of reconnaissance, surveillance and electronic warfare and communication assets to provide real time battle and situational awareness of commanders, according to an official release.


First Published: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 16:31
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