Stung by a 21-day face off on the disputed border two years ago, India announced the establishment of a mountain strike force consisting of 90,000 troops. DNA, 1 month ago
India cuts size of Army corps to counter China across Himalayas, puts money into aircraft carrier - IBNLive India News, 1 month ago
Govt scales back army corps facing China, pours funds into carrier - Livemint.com, 1 month ago
Congress has accused the Modi government of “anti-national activity” for freezing the ‘mountain strike crops’ that the UPA regime had unveiled to meet the Chinese threat, dubbing the BJP dispensation as the ‘worst performer’ on the defence front ...Times of India, 1 month ago Congress questions Rafale deal, freezing of mountain strike corps NewsR.in, 1 month ago IAF consulted on direct buy of Rafales Parrikar Hindustan Times, 2 months ago
'The necessity of a Mountain Strike Corps is well understood. The problem is in implementing the intention,' says Nitin Gokhale. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has made an unambiguous statement that the Mountain Strike Corps for the Indian Army will be frozen at the current level -- which is to say at about 50 per cent of the originally proposed strength of over 80,000 troops because of a funds crunch. Army HQ is about to order an internal assessment on how to adapt to the political ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago Fund crunch hits Army's new strike corps Times of India, 2 months ago Mountain Strike Corps size to be cut Deccan Herald, 2 months ago Fund crunch hits Army's mountain strike corps Economic Times, 2 months ago
Army’s non-operational manpower and infrastructure will be downsized: Manohar Parrikar, Defence Minister
Parrikar said the money saved from the downsizing exercise could got towards the new mountain strike corps. NEW DELHI: The NDA government plans to slash the non-operational "flab" of the 1.18-million strong Army after a detailed review, both in terms of ...Economic Times, 1 month ago Army's non-operational manpower and infrastructure will be downsized: Manohar Parrikar, Defence Minister Economic Times, 1 month ago
Congress on Thursday asked Modi government to answer why the China-specific “mountain strike corps” of Army has been slashed by half ahead of Prime Minister’s visit to Beijing.Times of India, 1 month ago Time for Statesman Modi to replace Showman Modi in China IBNLive India News, 1 month ago
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India is said to be re-thinking a decision made two years ago to raise a mountain strike corps to guard the hilly northern borders with China. Sources said the government is now weighing whether it will make more sense to invest in better technology rather ...NDTV, 2 months ago
In 1996, the special engineering corps of Unit 8342 of PLA "landed" in the deep mountains in Fuling.
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The cross-border strike by the Indian army against north-eastern terrorist groups operating out of Myanmar yesterday (9 June) is proof that the Modi-Doval doctrine of proactive deterrence is not a one-off chest-thumping exercise. For that very ...Moneycontrol.com, 3 weeks ago Myanmar strike: Not the first time Army conducted cross-border operations Indian Express, 3 weeks ago Doval-Modi doctrine worked in Myanmar attack, but chest-thumping unwarranted I Support Narendra Modi, 3 weeks ago The Modi-Doval doctrine works with Myanmar attack, but chest-thumping is premature Firstpost.com, 3 weeks ago
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