Chandigarh: July 2017 (Pooja Goyal)
A Civil Military Liaison Conference between the Government of Haryana and
HQ Western Command of the Indian Army was held today at Chandimandir. The meeting was co-chaired by Shri Manohar Lal Khattar, the Chief Minister of Haryana and Lieutenant General Surinder Singh, GOC-in-C, Western Command. High ranking civil and military officials from both sides participated in this annual event.
Lieutenant General Surinder Singh ,GOC-in-C, Western Command stressed upon the basic concept of this Annual meeting which was to effectively coordinate and synergies joint efforts to resolve issues of mutual interest. He thanked Shri Manohar Lal Khattar, the Chief Minister Haryana for the wholehearted support to the Defence Forces and the Army in particular in resolving number of issues pertaining to serving army personnel as well as Ex-servicemen from Haryana.
Shri Manohar Lal Khattar, the Chief Minister complimented the Armed Forces for their role in nation building & further stated that he was proud of the strong bond that existed between the Armed Forces, the people and Government of Haryana. He assured the Army that the ex-servicemen community; including war widows would be provided the full support of his Govt in all possible spheres.
Various issues related to civil military matters were deliberated upon. The meeting was conducted in a spirit of collaboration and bonhomie.