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Army chief Naravane says Indian Army ‘strong and tall’ in face of challenges | Latest News India

  • His remarks come after each Indian and Chinese armies mentioned that they accomplished the disengagement course of and restored the established order on the Gogra friction level in jap Ladakh.

Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

PUBLISHED ON AUG 06, 2021 10:58 PM IST

Chief of Army Staff General MM Naravane on Friday expressed confidence in the Indian Army and mentioned that in face of challenges at each western and north borders it continues to face ‘strong and tall’. The Army chief additionally mentioned that he firmly believes that wars usually are not fought between two armies however two nations.

His remarks come after each Indian and Chinese armies mentioned that they accomplished the disengagement course of and restored the established order on the Gogra friction level in jap Ladakh. Naravane was talking on the golden jubilee celebrations (1971-2021) of the Television Wing of the Film and Television Institute of India.

Naravane mentioned that ‘exigencies’ on the western and northern borders have elevated amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Naravane additionally began his two-day go to to manufacturing services of Larsen and Toubro (L&T) and Tata Motors in Pune, Maharashtra. He will likely be visiting Indian Navy’s airbase INS Hansa in Goa on Saturday.

While talking on the occasion, Naravane mentioned that Indian cinema and tv have immortalised the function of the military. He, on a lighter word mentioned, that he discovered the portrayal of Indian (armed forces) officers in the movies barely stereotyped in Indian cinema. “The beautiful heroine’s father is always a ‘khadoos’ (rude, snobbish) colonel, wearing a silk gown with whisky in one hand and a shotgun in the other. That really intrigues me,” Naravane was quoted as saying by information company PTI.

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