Analysts warned that the cut would affect the modernisation plan, Defence Ministry sources say otherwise.
There was no immediate comment from the military.
Presently, the acclimatisation takes place in two stages of six and four days at Leh and at higher altitudes.
“After having his meals, the soldier went to his barrack where he fell unconscious,” said an officer.
The army asked both serving personnel and veterans to be more responsible as it affects the image of the force.
Eleven security personnel including eight soldiers were killed in the pre-dawn attack on the Army camp by militants.
Army has completed the inquiry into the recent killing of two youths in a firing incident involving troops.
The incident has triggered massive outrage and protests.
The IED was suspected to have been planted by militants. Army troops have launched an operation to sanitize the area.
Last month, the Army claimed to have killed nine militants in a big operation in the neighboring Keran sector.
Currently, permanent commission is extended to women only in non-combat arms.
Self-styled district commander of LeT Abu Hanzallah was arrested on Friday.
Manvendra started construction in 2012 but the Army claimed ownership and both approached a Jodhpur court which stayed further construction.
The troops did not fire back to avoid collateral damage as the incident took place in a residential area.
A patrol party of 151 Territorial Army noticed a bag lying by the roadside near an Army camp.
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