BARAMULLA: Lt Gen KT Parnaik, UYSM, YSM, Army Commander Northern Command visited the Valley from 28-29 December 11. On arrival at Badami Bagh Cantonment, he was received by GOC, Chinar Corps, Lt Gen SA Hasnain and was briefed in detail on security related issues to include strategy for the ongoing winter season and summer of 2012.
The Army Commander accompanied by GOC, Chinar Corps visited troops on the Line of Control in the Baramula Sector on 29 December.
The Army commander complimented all troops for their outstanding vigilance and state of preparedness throughout 2011. He also conveyed his appreciation for the manner in which the troops have respected all Human Right norms and ensured full understanding of the sensitivities of the Awam. He conveyed his best wishes for the New Year to all ranks, families and members of the Awam.