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Understanding the Chief’s frustration

Posted in Army, Indian Army, Insurgency, J&K with tags , , on 12 July 2010 by indiasecuritymonitor
Gen VK Singh, COAS

Gen VK Singh, COAS

Gen VK Singh seems to be frustrated at the situation in J&K. And rightly so. It is ironical that in 15 years, for the first time, the army had to be called out since the police and local government could not tackle local youth armed with stones and sticks! He rues that the opportunity provided to the local government has been frittered away.

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