Pune, 9 August 2021
Lt Gen JS Nain, GOC-in-C Southern Command visited Shivneri Brigade on 9 Aug 2021. The General Officer inspected the Foreign Training Node Infrastructure and was briefed on the modalities of conduct of forthcoming Foreign Training Exercises. He interacted with troops & exhorted them to maintain a high level of combat readiness. He also complimented the formation for its efforts in recently concluded OP VARSHA 21 wherein nearly 2300 persons were evacuated and provided medical aid.
The General Officer laid emphasis on operational effectiveness, tri services synergy and cooperation with sister services to gain a holistic picture of the situation for a better and effective response to any contingency. He further highlighted the requirement of integrated training to enhance the capability to fight effectively. He motivated all ranks to keep working hard and maintain a high level of operational readiness.
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PIB Pune (Defence)-M.Iyengar/D.Rane