Army chief General M M Naravane visited forward areas along the LoC in Jammu region on Tuesday and was briefed on the ground situation in the region and ongoing counter-infiltration operations, officials said.The Army chief is on a two-day visit to Jammu, they said.
Naravane visited forward areas of the White Knight Corps and undertook a first-hand assessment of the situation along the Line of Control (LoC), the officials said.
General MM Naravane #COAS visited forward areas of #WhiteKnight Corps & undertook a first-hand assessment of the situation along the Line of Control. #COAS was briefed by commanders on the ground about the present situation & ongoing counter-infiltration operations.#IndianArmy pic.twitter.com/2c9uKC04SY
— ADG PI – INDIAN ARMY (@adgpi) October 19, 2021
His visit to Jammu and Kashmir comes at a time when there has been a slew of civilian killings in the Kashmir valley. Eleven civilians have been killed by militants in the Valley this month.