New Delhi, October 15: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Bipin Rawat on Tuesday appreciated the officers and troops for carrying out their operational responsibility which has resulted in foiling many Border Action Team (BAT) actions along the Line of Control (LoC). He also praised the Indian forces for thwarting terrorists’ actions in the hinterland. General Rawat addressed top officials at the Army Commander’s Conference in Delhi today. Army Chief General Bipin Rawat Says 'Next War Will Be Won Through Indigenised Weapons Systems'.
According to reports, effective conduct and well synergised operational readiness of the Indian Army were on top of the agenda. General Rawat also praised the National Investigation Agency. He said, “There has been effective and large number of convictions and this could happen due to synergy among the security forces and the agencies. Such synergy with the law enforcing agencies will be reinforced.” Chief of the Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat Embarks on 5-Day Visit to Maldives, See Pics.
Indian Army's Tweet:
Army Commander’s Conference #ACC-19 at Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi. General Bipin Rawat #COAS addressed the Army Commanders and Staff. Operational readiness, effective conduct, well-synergised operational readiness of #IndianArmy are on top of the agenda. pic.twitter.com/C8gB17ihMu
— ADG PI - INDIAN ARMY (@adgpi) October 15, 2019
Earlier in the day, the Indian Army Chief gave a stern warning to Pakistan. Speaking at the 41st Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Directors Conference, he said that the DRDO has made strides in ensuring that requirement of the country's defence services are met through home-grown solutions, adding that the next war will be fought and won through indigenised weapons systems and equipment.