Eastern Army Commander reviews security situation in Nagaland and Manipur


GUWAHATI: Lt Gen Anil Chauhan, GOC-in-C Eastern Command visited units and formations of Spear Corps and Assam Rifles in Nagaland and Manipur for three days from April 27 to  29.

Lt Chauhan was briefed by Lieutenant General Johnson P Mathew, AVSM, VSM GOC Spear Corps at his Headquarters on the operational preparedness as well as counter insurgency in Assam, Nagaland and Manipur.

During the visit, he was also briefed about the progress on the Framework Agreement of ongoing Naga Peace Talks.

The Army Commander also visited various Army and Assam Rifles Headquarters of Spear Corps in Nagaland and Manipur to take stock of situation on ground where he was briefed by senior Army officials.

He interacted extensively with the men deployed in the operational areas of Northeast and appreciated state of preparedness and people friendly conduct of counter insurgency operations