Gen Ranbir reviews security situation in Kashmir


SRINAGAR: Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh reviewed on Wednesday the security situation in Kashmir, two days after top Jaish terrorists were killed in an encounter in Pulwama district.

“Lt Gen Singh arrived in Srinagar today for a two-day visit to review the prevailing security situation post the recent operations in which top JeM leadership was eliminated,” an Army official said.

He said the Army Commander, accompanied by the Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen KJS Dhillon, also visited the 92 Base Hospital here and enquired about the health of the recuperating soldiers injured in the recent operations.

“The Army commander complimented the commanders and troops for their exceptional courage and excellent professional conduct,” the official said.