Army Chief Bipin Rawat visits LAC in Arunachal Pradesh
by Hemanta Kumar Nath, 09/06/2018, Guwahati

Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat on Saturday had visit the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Arunachal Pradesh. General Bipin Rawat visited forward areas of Spear Corps along the Line of Actual Control. The Army Chief was accompanied by Lieutenant General Abhay Krishna, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Eastern Command and Lieutenant General Gopal R, General Officer Commanding Spear Corps.

General Rawat visited Taksing and other forward areas in Arunachal Pradesh and reviewed the operational preparedness of the formations during his visit. The Army Chief was briefed on the prevailing security situation by the local commanders. Rawat lauded the efforts of the soldiers for ensuring peace and tranquility and improving employment generation opportunities for the local population.

The Army Chief urged them to continue the good work in a professional manner. The Spear Corps besides undertaking extensive Counter Insurgency operations in the three North East States is also responsible for conduct of operations along the LAC in Arunachal Pradesh.General Rawat expressed his satisfaction with the operational preparedness of Spear Corps.