June 20, 2021 15:07 (IST)
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Lieutenant General Manoj Pande, AVSM, VSM takes over Eastern Command

New Delhi: Lieutenant General Manoj Pande, AtiVishishtSeva Medal, VishishtSeva Medal, took over the reins of Eastern Command as its General Officer Commanding-in-Chief on 01 June 2021.

Pulwama martyr's wife earns Indian Army uniform after successfully passing army training

Chennai/IBNS: Wife of Major Vibhuti Shankar Dhoundiyal, who was martyred in Jammu Kashmir's Pulwama two years ago, passed out of the Officer's Training Academy, Chennai on Saturday.

Indian peacekeeping force helps civilians, UN officials evacuate after Mt Nyiragongo erupts in Congo

Goma/IBNS: The Indian Army played a major role in evacuating civilians and United Nations personnel from Goma, North Kivu's capital after Mt Nyiragongo volcano erupted in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday, said a Hindustan Times report.

Defence ministry gives nod to BRO for construction of all-weather tunnel connecting Manali to Leh

New Delhi/IBNS: The Defence Ministry has green lighted the construction of a 4.25 km tunnel under 5,091m high Shinkun LA pass and given the go-ahead to the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) for building the all-weather axis which will link Manali to Leh, ensuring connectivity for Indian Army formations in Ladakh sector, said a Hindustan Times report.

Indian Army conducts COVID-19 awareness programme in Baramulla 

Srinagar:  The Indian Army recently hosted a COVID-19 awareness programme at Sultanpur Kandi village of Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district amid rising cases in the region.

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Army officials distribute ration, COVID-kits to Gujjar, Bakarawal communities in Poonch

Poonch: The Romeo Force of the Army's Rashtriya Rifles hsa started the initiative of coronavirus awareness and education campaign for the migratory population of the Gujjar and Bakarawal community in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, media reports said.

Indian Army-Assam Rifles rescue two abducted ONGC employees in Nagaland’s Mon

Guwahati/IBNS: The Indian army and Assam Rifles have safely rescued two employees of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) who were abducted by suspected ULFA (I) militants.

AFMS to import oxygen generation plants from Germany to tide over current surge in COVID-19 cases

New Delhi: Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS) has decided to import oxygen generation plants and containers from Germany, amid shortage of oxygen in the hospitals during the second wave of Covid-19 across the country.

Pakistan sponsored Narco terror module busted twice in one week in Kashmir: Indian Army

Srinagar/UNI: The Army on Friday said that security forces have busted two Pakistani sponsored Narco terror modules in the last one week in the border district of Kupwara in north Kashmir.

Jammu and Kashmir:Army organises career counselling workshop for youth 

Poonch: The 93rd Field Regiment organised a career counselling workshop in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch region on Saturday with the aim to motivate and guide the youth of Jammu and Kashmir and inform them about career opportunities.

Indian army douses raging forest fire in Arunachal Pradesh

Guwahati/IBNS The soldiers of Dao Division of Spear Corps posted in the vicinity of the Bada Kandun Village of Anjaw district doused a major forest fire on Saturday.

Top focus to stop fresh recruitment, encourage youth to shun militancy: Indian Army

Srinagar/UNI: Appealing to the general public to help security forces in stopping fresh recruitment in militant ranks, a top Army commander on Friday urged local militants to shun the path of violence and join mainstream.

Indian Army personnel to participate in Exercise Shantir Ogroshena in Bangladesh

New Delhi: Multinational Military Exercise Shantir Ogroshena 2021 (Front Runner of the Peace) will be held at Bangladesh to commemorate the birth centenary of Bangladesh ‘Father of the Nation’ Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and mark glorious 50 years of liberation. 

Nepali Army to get 100,000 doses of vaccines from Indian Army

Kathmandu: Nepali Army will get 100,000 doses of Covishield vaccines from the Indian Army. The vaccines, which reached Nepal on Monday, will officially be handed over to the Nepali Army in few days, reported the Himalayan Times.

Indian army organises medical camp in Arunachal Pradesh's Anjaw

Itanagar/IBNS: Troops of Spear Corps organised a medical camp for locals of Chaglagam in Arunachal Pradesh's Anjaw district.