Vice Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General C P Mohanty on May 27 reviewed the prevailing security situation and operational preparedness of the force in the Union Territory of Ladakh, Defence Spokesperson Lt Colonel Emron Musavi said.
Vice Chief of Army Staff arrived in Leh for a three-day visit. Lt Gen Mohanty visited Headquarters Fire and Fury crops, where he was briefed about the India-China security situation.
The 14 Corps, popularly known as Fire and Fury Corps, is responsible for guarding the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with China in the Ladakh region.
Lt Gen Mohanty, accompanied by General Officer Commanding of the Fire and Fury Corps Lt Gen P G K Menon, will visit the forward areas in Ladakh on May 28 and 29 and will interact with the troops deployed there, the spokesperson added.