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Army Commanders’ Conference to begin on Apr 8; Raksha Mantri to give opening address

During the conference, chaired by General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Army Staff, the senior commanders will deliberate on specific issues to Army formations and Army as a whole.

Devdiscourse News Desk | Updated: 06-04-2019 20:17 IST | Created: 06-04-2019 16:09 IST
Army Commanders’ Conference to begin on Apr 8; Raksha Mantri to give opening address
Army Commanders’ Conference, chaired by Chief of the Army Staff is held biannually for formulating important policy decisions through collegiate deliberations. Image Credit: ANI

The biannual Army Commanders' Conference shall commence on 08 April 19. The opening address will be given by Hon'ble Raksha Mantri, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman.

During the conference, chaired by General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Army Staff, the senior commanders will deliberate on specific issues to Army formations and Army as a whole.

Important issues that are likely to be discussed are the management of the extant security dynamics, mitigation of future security threats and enhancement of combat edge over potential adversaries. Other issues like infrastructure development for capacity enhancement along the Northern borders, review of strategic railway lines, optimization of limited budget to ensure making up of critical deficiency in ammunition, issues related to Border Road Organization projects, ECHS, as also other matters relevant to operations, administration and welfare of troops will be discussed in detail for planning and execution.

Army Commanders' Conference, chaired by Chief of the Army Staff is held biannually for formulating important policy decisions through collegiate deliberations. It is an important event for the planning and execution process of the Indian Army.

(With Inputs from PIB)


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