The Indian Army mentioned the purpose of the fifteenth India-Nepal military coaching exercise ‘Surya Kiran’ is to spice up general interoperability between the 2 militaries.
“During the exercise, an Infantry Battalion every from the Indian Army and the Nepali military can be coaching collectively to develop inter-operability and share their expertise of counter-terrorism operations and catastrophe reduction operations,” the Indian Army mentioned.
A standard opening ceremony was organised to mark the graduation of the exercise which is able to proceed until October 3. “Lt General SS Mahal, GOC Uttar Bharat Area addressed the gathering and exhorted the contingents to coach and strengthen mutual confidence, interoperability and likewise to share finest practices,” the Army mentioned in a press release.
Earlier on Saturday, the Nepali military contingent arrived at Pithoragarh and was accorded a conventional military reception.