Army Chief Dalbir Singh to visit J&K to review security situation along LoC

The Army Chief is also expected to meet the teams of Special Forces which carried out the cross-LoC raid and compliment them in their success.

Written by Man Aman Singh Chhina | New Delhi | Updated: October 1, 2016 12:38 pm
surgical strike, Line of control, Loc, Dalbir Singh, Army chief Loc, Dalbir singh Chief of Army Staff, General Dalbir Singh. PTI Photo

The Chief of Army Staff General Dalbir Singh has arrived at the Headquarters of Army’s Northern Command in Udhampur to review the operational situation along the Line of Control after the surgical strike carried out against terrorist launch pads in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK).  A senior officer of the Northern Command informed that Gen Dalbir Singh is getting an operational briefing from the staff officers of the Northern Command as well as an overview of the situation from Lt Gen DS Hooda, GOC-in-C Northern Command.

The Army Chief is also expected to meet the teams of Special Forces which carried out the cross-LoC raid and compliment them on their success.

Meanwhile, the Pakistan Army has violated ceasefire yet again in Jaurian and Pallanwala in Akhnoor sector with mortars and small arms in early hours of the day. In the meantime, the evacuation of villagers in the Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba region continues, with thousands of people being relocated to a safer place in the event of possible retaliatory attacks from across the border. The state government has set up make shift tent camps and arranged food facilities for the dislocated.

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Apart from the Kashmir Valley, border areas like, Punjab, Rajasthan and Gujarat are on alert with the Border Security Force (BSF) deploying its units along the International Border as a preemptive measure. The BSF has restricted all civilian movement along borders with Pakistan and has also been asked by the Centre to provide manpower to the local administration for evacuation of people from border villages to safer locations.

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    khan
    Oct 1, 2016 at 10:57 am
    Indian troops in their unabated acts of state terrorism martyred 44 Kashmiris including 12 teenagers and a woman during the last month of September
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    khan
    Oct 1, 2016 at 10:55 am
    lets get this straight. Indian forces stealthily crossed the LoC and lined up dozens of terrorists who offered no resistance and were just waiting to be killed, and then managed to cross back unharmed.
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    khan
    Oct 1, 2016 at 7:46 am
    India has contacted stan to convey to the latter that it does not want any further escalation in the post-Uri tension between the two nuclear states.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;A credible and highly influential diplomatic source confided to The News here on Friday that a top aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi contacted a key man in Islamabad to convey to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that India does not want to further escalate the tension now.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;After days of warmongering, India has now realised that use of any kind of military option against stan will hurt New Delhi more than stan. Washington is also said to have pla an important role in communicating to warmongering India to avoid getting into a military conflict with stan.
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    khan
    Oct 1, 2016 at 7:49 am
    stan believed that either the Uri attack was an Indian false flag operation like Pathankot or the Indian military site was targeted by Kashmiri freedom fighters after the Indian atrocities against the people of Indian Occupied Kashmir crossed all limits. India blamed that those attacked Uri had infiltrated from stan but has shared no evidence with Islamabad so far.
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    Amir Khan
    Oct 1, 2016 at 7:39 am
    hahahaha... joker
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    sanee
    Oct 1, 2016 at 9:34 am
    Indian Army should strike once more at stan
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    mathimathi
    Oct 1, 2016 at 9:30 am
    Army must eliminate Dawood through a surgical strike via information got from Bjp eknath.
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    raghav
    Oct 1, 2016 at 9:25 am
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