The Northern Army Commander, Lt Gen D Anbu and Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen JS Sandhu on Wednesday visited South Kashmir and held a meeting of army officers to review the situation in South Kashmir.
The two senior officers were briefed on all aspects of security and operational preparedness in the Valley. The Army Commander was appreciative of the measures put in place to meet any challenge and complimented the troops for the recent successful counter militant operations, a defense spokesman said later in a statement.
The Army Commander exhorted the commanders and troops to keep up the pressure on the militants in the Valley and appreciated the synergy being shown amongst all security agencies.
He complimented the troops for undertaking operations with firmness and resolve. He also encouraged the soldiers deployed in the Valley to continue utmost vigil and operational focus and assured full support for their endeavours, the spokesman added.