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Army will not hesitate to take strong action against terror activities along Pak border: Gen. Rawat

Army chief Gen. Bipin Rawat at a press conference in New Delhi | File photo

Army chief Gen. Bipin Rawat at a press conference in New Delhi | File photo   | Photo Credit: R.V. Moorthy

He said new guidelines are being followed to maintain peace and tranquillity along the border in the eastern sector

The Indian Army will not hesitate to take strong action to deal with terror activities along the border with Pakistan, Army chief Gen. Bipin Rawat said on January 15.

The country along India’s western border is providing support to terror groups and the Indian Army is dealing with them effectively, Gen. Rawat said in an obvious reference to Pakistan.

“We are ensuring moral dominance along the border in Jammu and Kashmir,” he said while addressing Army personnel on the occasion of Army Day here.

The Indian Army will not hesitate to take strong action to deal with terror activities along the western border, Gen. Rawat said. He said new guidelines are being followed to maintain peace and tranquillity along the border in the eastern sector.

“We will keep reviewing the situation along the eastern border,” he said, referring to the border with China. “Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector.”

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