Srinagar : Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh arrived in Srinagar city to review the overall security scenario in the valley.
During the visit, the Army Commander was briefed by the Chinar Corps Commander, Lieutenant General AK Bhatt at Badami Bagh Cantonment on the overall security situation and major operational, logistical and administrative aspects pertaining to the Corps.
They also visited the forward areas in the frontier district of Kupwara where the Army Commander was briefed by the commanders on ground as regards the operational preparedness.
Later in the day, the General Officer also called on Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and discussed the vital importance of an integrated approach by all the stakeholders in dealing with the prevailing security situation.
Lt. Gen. Singh who assumed the charge of Northern
Army Commander on June 1 also extended his greetings to the people of Kashmir in the holy month of Ramzan .