Udaipur, Lt Gen Ashok Singh, GOC-in-C (Army Commander), Southern Command visited Udaipur. In addition to over-seeing the operational readiness and military preparedness of the formation and units in location, he also reviewed the administrative efficiency of Udaipur Military Station.
The Army Commander took stock of all the training and welfare related issues that affect troops posted in the Military Station. A number of initiatives have been launched under the aegis of Headquarters, Southern Command to ensure that the quality of life of soldiers and their families residing in the Military Station witnesses a substantive and qualitative jump. These include construction of accommodation, married as well as for soldiers living without families, provision of upgraded schooling facilities, enhanced medical facilities for serving and retired soldiers and their families, etc.
Lt Gen Ashok Singh, also inaugurated the newly constructed Open Air Cinema at Udaipur Military Station and dedicated the same to all serving and retired armed forces personnel and their families of the station as a welfare measure.
During the visit the Army Commander reviewed the preparation of station units in discharging duties as part of aid to civil authorities to include natural disasters, terrorist strikes etc. He expressed satisfaction that the Army and the state authorities share an excellent rapport and continuous liaison is being carried out to thwart any untoward incident.