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Army chief returns home

Army chief returns home

Chief of Army Staff General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed returned home on Sunday after his three-day official visit to India.

During his visit, General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed reviewed the passing out parade as the chief guest at the Officer’s Training Academy in Chennai.

General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed called on General Manoj Pande, Indian Army Chief, General Anil Chauhan, Chief of Defence Staff, Admiral R Hari Kumar, Chief of Naval Staff, Air Marshal AP Singh, Vice Chief of Air Staff, Defence Secretary and the Foreign Secretary.

During the meeting, strategic partnership between the armies of the two countries, training, counter-terrorism mutual assistance and bilateral cooperation were discussed.