New Delhi: Chief of Army Staff General Manoj Mukund Naravane on Tuesday said the country is facing renewed challenges along its borders and exhorted armed officers under training on the need to remain abreast of all developments.
General Naravane visited Defence Services Staff College (DSSC), Wellington (TN) from April 5-6 and made the remark while delivering a lecture on ‘Developments along the Western and Northern Borders and their Impact on the Future Road Map of the Indian Army’ to the faculty & officers attending 76th Staff Course.
He emphasised that the Nation is facing renewed challenges along its borders and exhorted the students on the need to remain abreast of all developments, Ministry of Defence said in a statement.
Lt Gen MJS Kahlon, Commandant DSSC, gave an update to the COAS on the ongoing training activities and incorporation of new initiatives with specific reference to Professional Military Training on Jointmanship amongst the three Services.
The COAS was briefed on the changes being undertaken in training curriculum and infrastructural development as a step towards enhancing the role of DSSC as a Centre of Excellence for Professional Military Education, it added.
He complimented the College for maintaining a very high state of training inspite of COVID-19 pandemic constraints.