October 26, 2019 9:22 am
Bipin Rawat said that Pakistan had not objected when Article 370 had been introduced, but because PoK is controlled by terrorists, the country has been so vocal since Article 370 was abrogated.
October 21, 2019 7:35 am
The Indian Army had last targeted terrorist launch pads in February this year, after the deadly Pulwama attack, hitting a Jaish-e-Mohammed camp in Balakot, deep inside Pakistan.
October 18, 2019 9:56 pm
Addressing the fourth conclave of defence attaches here, Rawat also said that "we are manufacturing weapons not just to arm our defence forces, but we are now precisely becoming expert-oriented defence industry".
September 24, 2019 1:09 pm
The Pakistan Foreign Office alleged that reports of terrorists waiting to infiltrate the border are an attempt to divert the international community's attention from the 'grave violations' in Jammu and Kashmir
September 24, 2019 7:09 am
The Army chief also said that Pakistan’s Balakot terror camp, which was targeted by Indian air strikes after the Pulwama attack, had been reactivated. He said that at least 500 militants are waiting to infiltrate into J&K from Pakistan.
September 23, 2019 3:10 pm
"Balakot had been damaged and destroyed. And that is why people have got away from there and now it has been reactivated," Bipin Rawat said.
August 31, 2019 9:11 pm
On the second day of his two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir, General Rawat was briefed by senior officers on the ground. On Friday, the army chief had exhorted troops to be ready for any contingency along the Line of Control.
August 13, 2019 3:53 pm
The Army has been put on high alert along the LoC to effectively repulse any possible Pakistani misadventure in the wake of India's decisions on Jammu and Kashmir.
July 25, 2019 3:00 pm
Imran Khan, who was on three-day visit to the US, said the Pulwama attack was an "indigenous thing". “It was a Kashmiri boy radicalised by the brutality of the security forces. He blew himself up," he said.
June 21, 2019 8:38 pm
The Chief of Army Staff also reviewed the mission readiness of units, response mechanism to ceasefire violations, counter-infiltration measures and preparation to deal with action on the Line of Control.
January 16, 2017 5:07 pm