Srinagar: Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General Devraj Anbu on Wednesday complimented the soldiers for their “alertness and synergy” for killing Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmed Bhat.
As per reports General Anbu visited the Army formations and units in South Kashmir, where he was briefed by the field commanders on the prevailing security situation and the measures instituted to ensure peace and calm.
The Commander along with his Chinar Corps counterpart Lieutenant General J.S. Sandhu, also took stock of the security and administrative arrangements for the Amarnath Yatra which is scheduled to commerce from June 29.
He according to reports stressed upon the need for close coordination with Civil Administration to ensure a smooth and efficient conduct of the Yatra.
Sabzar was killed by government forces at Tral, along with his associate Faizan Muzaffar on May 27.
According to ANI the Tral operation in which Sabzar was killed was a coordinated effort of the Rashtriya Rifles (RR), the JKP, Special Operation Group (SOG) and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).