New Delhi (NVI): Indian Army contingent will be participating in the ‘Exercise SHANTIR OGROSHENA 2021’, which will be held in Bangladesh from April 4 to 12, 2021.
The exercise is being held to commemorate the birth centenary of Bangladesh ‘Father of the Nation’ Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and mark glorious 50 years of liberation, according to a statement issued by the Ministry of Defence.
The Indian Army contingent will comprise 30 personnel including Officers, JCOs and jawans of a battalion from the DOGRA Regiment along with contingent of Royal Bhutan Army, Sri Lankan Army and Bangladesh Army, the statement added.
The theme of the exercise is “Robust Peace Keeping Operations”.
Military observers from USA, UK, Turkey, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Singapore will also be in attendance throughout the exercise.