General Bikram Singh,Chief of the Army Staff,visited the Chandimandir Western Command headquarters on Wednesday. The chief reviewed the operational preparedness of the Western Army and interacted with senior formation commanders and officers.
He complimented the Western Command on the high levels of operational preparedness and focus on long-term capability and capacity building endeavours.
Later,he also met Punjab Governor and UT Administrator Shivraj V Patil at Punjab Raj Bhawan. The chief interacted with veterans at a function and assured them concerted efforts to address their concerns during the Year of Veterans – 2012. Bubbles Singh,president,Central Family Welfare Organisation,and the chiefs wife,interacted with the families at the station at a function organised in her honour.