Jammu: 24 September 2016, Lieutenant General Surinder Singh, Western Army Commander visited Rising Star Corps on 23 September to 24 September 2016.
The Army Commander reviewed the operational preparedness of the Army in the Jammu-Pathankot region and emphasised on ensuring fool proof security measures. He visited forward areas in Jammu, Samba and Pathankot where he interacted with field commanders and troops in the area and appreciated the efforts of Army units and formation. He reiterated the need to maintain a high order of operational preparedness and alertness. He also visited Headquarter Northern Command and interacted with Lieutenant General DS Hooda.