Visit of COAS to Kazakhstan & Turkmenistan
NEW DELHI. General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Army Staff visited Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan from August 1 to 6, accompanied by a high level military delegation. During the visit, the General along with the delegation visited important military installations and met a number of high ranking dignitaries of both the nations. Apart from high level meetings in both countries, while in Kazakhstan Gen Rawat visited the elite Air Assault Brigade and National Defence University at Astana where he inaugurated the Indian Military Art Room and in Turkmenistan he visited the country’s prestigious Military Institute and Military Academy. The Army Chief’s visit to Kazakhstan & Turkmenistan was yet another Indian outreach initiative to engage with her extended neighbourhood.
General Bipin Rawat visiting the elite Brigade in Astana, Kazakhstan