The General Officer Commanding in Chief (GOC-in-C) Eastern Command, Lieutenant General (Lt Gen) Dalbir Singh, Uttam Yudh Seva Medal, Ati Vishisht Seva Medal, Vishsht Seva Medal (UYSM, AVSM, VSM) arrived in Shillong, Headquarters 101 Area, on a 2-day visit. He was received by Lt Gen RS Panwar, VSM.
During his visit, the Army Commander had wide ranging discussions with Senior Army Officers of Shillong, and was briefed on various issues and steps taken to improve the quality of life of all ranks and their families. He also addressed the officers and men in the Station. He appreciated the infrastructural developments, high standard of training and high morale of troops. Lt Gen Dalbir Singh visited 58 Gorkha Training Centre (GTC), in his capacity as Colonel Commandant of 5 Gorkha Rifles (Frontier Force) and interacted with the troops of GTC over tea.