Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Manoj Mukund Naravane emphasised that the nation is facing renewed challenges along the borders. On Tuesday, COAS Naravane visited Defence Services Staff College (DSSC) at Wellington in Tamil Nadu. While delivering a lecture on ‘Developments along the Western & Northern Borders & their impact on the future road map of the Indian Army’, he encouraged the students on the need to remain abreast of all developments.
COAS remarks focused on the significance of the last year’s Chinese aggression and transgressed into many areas inside some locations of the Indian territory.
Lt Gen MJS Kahlon, Commandant DSSC, gave an update to the COAS on the ongoing training activities and incorporation of new initiatives with specific reference to Professional Military Training on Jointmanship amongst the three services.
The COAS was briefed on the changes being undertaken in training curriculum and infrastructural development as a step towards enhancing the role of DSSC as a Centre of Excellence for Professional Military Education. He complimented the College for maintaining a very high state of training despite COVID-19 pandemic constraints.