IMPHAL: Lieutenant General R P Kalita, AVSM, SM, VSM General Officer Commanding Spear Corps, visited the field formations and forward areas in Manipur on 18-19 February 2020.
During the visit the Corps Commander was briefed by Commanders of various field formations on the prevailing security situation in the area and operational preparedness of the Formations, PIB (Defence Wing) informed in a press release. The General Officer expressed his satisfaction on the security measures and operational preparedness of the security forces. He complimented the troops for carrying out a commendable job with regards to efficiently managing the security situation in the state, the PIB stated.
The Corps Commander accompanied by Inspector General Assam Rifles (South) met the Hon’ble Governor of Manipur, Dr Najma Heptulla at Raj Bhawan. The General Officer apprised the Governor of the actions being taken by Indian Army and Assam Rifles in coordination with other agencies towards maintenance of peace and security in the state. The Hon’ble Governor appreciated the untiring efforts of the forces in difficult conditions and complimented them for carrying out people friendly operations.