The Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh accompanied by the Army Commander called on Mr Ashok Gehlot, Chief Minister Rajasthan, on 01AUG12 in Jaipur. They exchanged views on various issues pertaining to civil military relations and also discussed mutual assistance programmes towards development projects and human resources progression in the region. The civil and military dignitaries also discussed enhanced incentives for awardees, establishment of Rajasthan Ex-serviceman Corporation and provision of land and monetary grant for welfare schemes of the Army, which highlighted the concerns of Rajasthan Government towards service veterans. Army Chief thanked the Chief Minister for the positive initiatives in addressing the aspirations of Ex-Servicemen and Veer Naris by the Rajasthan Government.
Gen Singh thereafter departed for Bathinda to visit the Chetak Corps, prior to their return to Delhi.