Lt Gen Anil Chauhan, , General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Eastern Command visited Mizoram on November 20 and 21 November. During the visit, the Army Commander held meetings with Governor PS Sreedharan Pillai at Raj Bhawan and CM Zoramthanga. He apprised them of the security related issues and assured them of all possible assistance by the Armed Forces to the State Government.
A press release by PRO (Defence) stated that the army Commander accompanied by senior military officers also visited forward posts along the Indo - Myanmar Border and interacted with troops deployed there.
Chauhan commended them for their professionalism and dedication to duty and exhorted them to continue the good work and live up to the motto of ‘Friends of the North East’. He praised their role in ensuring peace in the region