Indian Army Chief

  • Peace and tranquility along Sino-India border: Army chief April 8, 2013

    Barrackpore: Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh on Sunday said there is "peace and tranquility" along the Line of Actual Control with China. "There is no problem. There is peace and tranquility on the Sino-India border," he told reporters Barrackpore in reply to a query. Singh's statement came a day ahead of...
  • 'AFSPA should not be revoked from J&K' December 30, 2011

    New Delhi: Warning that partial revocation of AFSPA from Jammu and Kashmir will create terrorist 'sanctuaries', Army Chief General VK Singh has said dilution of the controversial Act will be 'detrimental' to national interest. The Army Chief said, "Just one summer of peace does not mean normalcy... Diluting of AFSPA in...
  • Army chief calls for calm over China incursion reports September 19, 2009

    Chennai: A day after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh played down reports of increasing Chinese incursions along the border, Indian Army chief General Deepak Kapoor on Saturday also said there has been no increase in infiltration. "There has not been any more incursions or transgressions. As compared to last year, they...
  • Indian Army Chief at Siachen to review preparedness December 23, 2008

    New Delhi: Indian Army chief General Deepak Kapoor on Monday rushed to the Siachen Glacier, the world's highest battle field in Jammu and Kashmir, to take stock of the preparedness of the troops posted there. The visit comes a day after the Pakistan Air Force checked its preparedness by flying fighter...