Army steps up vigil over inputs of possible terror attack in southern India; Kerala issues high alert
The Indian Army on Monday said it has received 'many inputs' about a possible terrorist attack in southern or peninsular India and asserted that it was taking precautions to thwart designs of inimical elements.
Lt-Gen Mukund Naravane replaces Lt-Gen Abhay Krishna as head of Eastern Command; latter shifted to Central Command
Orders have been signed by the defence ministry to shift Mukund Naravane to Kolkata to head the Eastern Command, while the current Eastern Army Commander Abhay Krishna is being posted to the Central Command, replacing BS Negi.
The Southern command chief said that the army would continue to be engaged in the rescue operations in flood-hit Kerala till the situation is stabilised
Savitribai Phule Pune University is set to receive a T55 battle tank as a gift from the Southern Command of the Indian Army
The Doka la problem was not the last of its kind and the army cannot afford to lower its guard since it has been resolved, a top military commander