Parrikar Reviews Security Situation of J&K

Published: 23rd August 2015 06:33 PM  |   Last Updated: 23rd August 2015 06:33 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

JAMMU: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today arrived in Leh as part of his two-day visit to Ladakh region of Jammu and Kasmhir and reviewed security situation in the state.

The Defence Minister held a high-level meeting of top commanders of the state and reviewed the security situation, cross border infiltration and border security setup.

"The Defence Minister arrived today in Leh town on his two-day tour to Ladakh region of the state," Defence sources said.

He arrived in Leh this morning and will leave for Delhi on Monday, the sources said.

Parrikra addressed troops in Leh apart from visiting a DRDO unit in Leh.

He will be received by General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Northern Command Lt Gen DS Hooda during the visit.

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