Ten personnel, including an officer, were buried under a mass of snow after being hit by an avalanche on Wednesday at a high-altitude post on Siachen Glacier. The personnel were attached to Madras regiment.
Army said as the reports about boys struck in an avalanche reached, the Army launched a swift rescue mission in the higher reaches of T Santwari, around 11 kilometers from Machil.
Addressing the 68th Army Day parade in Delhi Cantonment, Singh said there has been an improvement in the perception of boundaries between the two countries.
Four daily newspapers in Nagaland carried blank editorials to protest against a letter from Assam Rifles asking them not to publish any “article projecting the demands of NSCN(K)
When the attack was launched on the midnight of November 2, Darshan Singh from Ludhiana marched ahead even after landmines had ripped off a leg and an arm.
hile a list of what was contained in the CD became part of subsequent legal record, its precise contents are known only to the Military Intelligence and, probably, the Intelligence Bureau.
The ban on Dalbir Singh was imposed by former army chief and currently a minister of state, V K Singh, during the former’s tenure as 3 Corps commander in Dimapur.
Qualitative Requirements (QRs) for the 50,000 BPJs being bought from revenue expenditure stipulate that the BPJs be tested by firing 7.62×54 (R) steel core rounds.
In his complaint, Major Arora states that “I hereby undertake to produce strong evidence so as to prove this complaint in front of the Court of Inquiry, if ordered.”
Lt Gen K J Singh, GOC-in-C, Western Command, inaugurated the event by releasing tri-coloured balloons symbolising Indian victory in the 1965 war.
Till the exact nature of the agreement emerges, Northeast states have been advised not to speculate over its details.
The Army has begun Summary General Courts Martial (SGCM) proceedings in Chandimandir of 24 jawans involved in a fracas in an artillery unit in Ladakh in 2012.
The soldiers had mistaken their own men to be militants.
It will be issued free of cost only once every 12 months to the airmen, unlike the canvas PT shoe which is issued every six months.
Rai replaced Lt Gen Philip Campose, who superannuated last evening. He was the Eastern Army Commander prior to his appointment as VCOAS.