The 14-day joint training exercise between Indian Army and Royal Army of Oman concluded yesterday at Bakloh in Chamba district in Himachal Pradesh.
Senior observers and other officers of both the Armies were present during the validation exercise and closing ceremony. Major General Naveen Kumar Airy of the Indian Army said, the exercise demonstrated the determination of the two armies in working closely with each other to eradicate terrorism in all its forms.India and Oman have cordial relations in defence sector and the Joint Military Exercise is seen as yet another milestone in defence co-operation and military relations between two countries.
Earlier, this kind of an exercise was conducted in 2015 in Oman. Our correspondent reports that in this joint army exercise Al Nagah-two total sixty contingents from the 9th Gorkha regiment of Indian army and Infantry regiment of Oman army participated. During exercise, the main emphasis was given on counter terrorism techniques and forest warfare’s. Both sides also shared technical information’s of war in the exercise. The observers from both the nations appreciated the professional conduct of the exercise which has resulted in instilling confidence in each other’s capability.