Indo-Nepal Joint Military Exercise, Surya Kiran, Commences
 
Force Magazine - National Security and Aerospace Newsmagazine
Loading
    
  
 
 
Indo-Nepal Joint Military Exercise, Surya Kiran, Commences
 
Indo-Nepal Joint Military Exercise, Surya Kiran, Commences

The eleventh edition of Indo-Nepal joint military exercise- Surya Kiran - XI commenced on March 07, at Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand. Nepal Army is being represented by the officers and troops of the elite Durga Baksh Battalion while the Ekta Shakti Battalion of The Punjab Regiment is participating on behalf of the Indian Army. The exercise is expected to take place over 14 days.

This battalion level exercise between the two countries is aimed at training of troops in counter insurgency operations in mountainous terrain. It formally incorporates issues related to humanitarian assistance and disaster management (HADR) and will help enhance defence co-operation and military relations between the two countries.

 
 


Comments (4) Share
 


 
© 2017 FORCE ARROWHEAD MEDIA PVT. LTD. All Rights Reserved.