WALONG- The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Lt. General KT Parnaik, (Retd.) met the troops of Indian Army and personnel of Indo Tibetan Border Police, Border Roads Organization and Arunachal Pradesh Police at Walong in Anjaw District on 25th November 2023.
The Governor said that the international border of Arunachal Pradesh is sensitive and strategically important for the security of the nation. He exhorted the forces to be alert and uphold the gallant traditions of Indian Armed Forces in guarding the sensitive borders.
The Governor shared fine points of border management with the security forces. He encouraged the personnel to maintain physical fitness and sound mental alertness. He also shared modern-day security design and steps with the personnel to keep the border safe and secure.
The Governor advised the security forces to be vigilant and instill a sense of security amongst the people. He emphasized on reinforcing the goodwill amongst the local population for the troops and personnel.
During his daylong tour to Anjaw District, the Governor laid a wreath at the Walong War memorial.
Earlier at Kibithoo, the 2 Div General Officer Commanding Major General VS Deshpande and 82 Mountain Brigade Commander Brig. R. Bhandari Briefed the Governor on the operational preparedness and security measures in place for maintaining the sanctity of Line of Actual Control. They also informed the Governor of the bonhomie existing amongst the security forces and local population and cordial relations with the District Administration.
Director General of Police Anand Mohan, Anjaw Deputy Commissioner Talo Jerang, Superintendent of Police Rike Kamsi, officers and troops of Bihar, Assam and Punjab regiments and personnel from Indo Tibetan Border Police, Border Roads Organization and Arunachal Pradesh Police and Indian Air Force officers were present on the occasion.