Eleven Members of Parliament led by P P Chaudhary, Chairman Parliamentary Committee of External Affairs visited Chinar Corps in Srinagar on Wednesday.
On arrival at HQ 15 Corps, the MPs were received by Lt Gen DP Pandey, GOC Chinar Corps who briefed them on the situation on the Line of Control and in the hinterland. They were also briefed on the steps being taken to break the cycle of violence and bring peace and stability in Kashmir Valley. Chinar Corps efforts towards Citizen-Army connect were also highlighted.
Parliamentary Committee of External Affairs appreciated the efforts of the Security Forces and expressed satisfaction at the improved security situation in Kashmir. The Committee members said that there is a need for greater efforts at MHA, MEA and MoD level, to counter false propaganda of the adversaries and share the ground truth at all forums.
PP Chaudhary, Chairman, Parliamentary Committee of External Affairs laid a wreath, while the other members, offered floral tributes at the Chinar War Memorial and paid rich tributes to the soldiers who died in the line of duty.