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Chinar Corps

Twitter restores, verifies Indian Army's Chinar Corps handle day after suspending it

The handle, also known as Chinar Corps, is responsible for giving out information on most of the counter-terrorism operations carried out in the Kashmir Valley and at the Line of Control (LoC). 

Jun 07, 2019, 15:15 PM IST

Northern Army Commander reviews security situation in south Kashmir

Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh arrived in Srinagar on Tuesday to review the prevailing security situation in the Valley. 

May 14, 2019, 21:10 PM IST

Specially-abled man hailed for leading work to open Zojila Pass in J&K

Zojila Pass, which gets blocked due to snow in the winter months, is part of the Srinagar-Leh highway.

Apr 28, 2019, 14:59 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke special edition from India Gate

In this segment of Taal Thok Ke, we bring you discussion on the latest issues. Watch Taal Thok Ke special edition from India Gate.

Feb 19, 2019, 19:16 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Kashmiri mothers should ask terrorist sons to surrender, warns Army

In this segment of Taal Thok Ke, we bring you discussion on the latest issues. Addressing a press conference, Corps commander of Chinar Corps, Lt Gen KJS Dhillion informed media that the army will keep all options open to deal with terrorists in the valley. Watch this debate to know more.

Feb 19, 2019, 19:00 PM IST

MS Dhoni interacts with Kashmiri youths, to watch Chinar Cricket League finale

Dhoni was awarded the rank of an honorary Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army in September 2011 by the then President Pratibha Patil.

Nov 25, 2017, 15:32 PM IST

Lt Gen JS Sandhu takes over as commander of Army's Srinagar-based Chinar Corps

Lt Gen JS Sandhu on Tuesday took over as the Commander of the army`s Srinagar-headquartered Chinar Corps.

Nov 01, 2016, 15:35 PM IST

Army jawan shoots self with service rifle in Srinagar

An army jawan, posted at the Srinagar headquarter of the force, allegedly committed suicide on Thursday by shooting himself with his service rifle, police said.

Oct 28, 2016, 00:27 AM IST

J&K CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed raises airport expansion, army land issues with Centre

J&K CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed raises airport expansion, army land issues with Centre

Jul 11, 2015, 16:51 PM IST

Security forces on high alert to thwart infiltration attempts: GOC Chinar Corps

The General Officer Commanding of Chinar Corps, Lieutenant General Subrata Saha, on Wednesday said that there is a need to take lessons from the recent terror attacks and disclosed that the security forces are on high alert to thwart any infiltration attempt along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir despite the unfavourable weather conditions.

Mar 25, 2015, 15:32 PM IST

Army Chief visits J&K forward areas ahead of 2nd phase polling

Ahead of the second phase polling in Jammu and Kashmir, Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag on Monday visited the forward areas and reviewed overall security situation prevailing in the Valley.

Dec 01, 2014, 18:15 PM IST

Lt Gen Subrata Saha takes over as GOC

Lieutenant General Subrata Saha Thursday took over as the General Officer Commanding of Army`s strategic Chinar Corps which is responsible for guarding the Line of Control in Kashmir.

Jun 26, 2014, 15:11 PM IST

Army contributes equipments for specially-abled children

Army on Wednesday donated a variety of equipment meant for the rehabilitation of specially-abled children here to mark the 66th Army Day.

Jan 15, 2014, 15:44 PM IST

Security forces review situation in Kashmir

In the wake of widespread clashes between protesters and law enforcing agencies in Kashmir, the Core Group of security forces on Saturday met here to review the overall security situation.

Mar 09, 2013, 21:39 PM IST

Chinar Corps celebrates Raising Day

The history of the Corps is
inextricably linked with the post-1947 history of Jammu and

Jan 12, 2012, 19:56 PM IST