|Army, IAF officials meet Arunachal CM|
ITANAGAR, Jan 28 – Top officials of the Army and Indian Air Force (IAF) today called on Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki to discuss core issues related to Army and IAF activities in the State, reports PTI.
While Shillong-based Eastern Air Command Air Vice-Marshal Praveen Bhatt discussed issues related to DM (Designated Marskman) range of the IAF and other activities in the frontier State, Tezpur-based 4 Corp GOC Lt Gen CA Krishnan took up the issues of land requisition and road communication in the border State for Army activities, official sources said.
Assuring cooperation from the State government for Army and IAF activities in the State, Tuki reiterated his appeal for taking into confidence the local populace wherever the Indian Armed Force operated or was based.
Taking note of the raising of the second battalion of Arunachal Scouts, he requested the Army to recruit as many local youths as possible.