With an eye on China, Indian Army gears up for winters along LAC

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New Delhi: The Indian Army is engaged in the supply of tanks, heavy weapons, ammunition, fuel as well as food and essential commodities in the wake of nearly four months of severe winter in high altitude areas in eastern Ladakh as part of its largest military storage operation in several decades.

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Published on September 27, 2020 -  02:37
Indian Army gears up to fight harsh winters in Eastern Ladakh
Indian Army is gearing up to battle harsh winters in Eastern Ladakh. Soldiers of Indian Army operating T-90 Bhishma tank near Line of Actual Control in Chumar-Demchok using 3 types of different fuels to combat extreme winters. Major General Arvind Kapoor, Chief of Staff, 14 Corps said, "Winters in Ladakh going to be harsh. We're absolutely in control as far as advanced winter stocking and forward winter stocking is concerned. High calorific, nutritious ration, fuel and oil, winter clothing and heating appliances are available in adequate numbers."

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