Chandigarh : Sep 29, 2016 : Lt Gen Surinder Singh, GoC-in-C, Western Command was on two day official visit at HQ Vajra Corps Jalandhar. The Army Commander subsequently visited forward locations in Gurdaspur and Amritsar and appreciated efforts being made by all to enhance the levels of preparedness. While interacting with field commanders he emphasized on the need to ensure a high degree of readiness at all levels with special reference to the areas adjoining J&K like Pathankot and Gurdaspur. He further reiterated upon greater coordination and co-operation with BSF and all intelligence agencies in the area for a better synergy.
He was also briefed by the GOC Vajra Corps on the operational preparedness of the Army in the region.