Shillong News Desk | Shillong, March 05, 2018:
Chief of Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat paid a visit to Shillong along with General Officer Commanding in Chief, Eastern Command Lieutenant General Abhay Krishna to take stock of various operational issues concerning the station based here besides meeting many ex-servicemen.
The Chief of Army Staff evinced particular interest in the welfare of Ex-Servicemen, the efficacy of ECHS (Ex Servicemen Contributory Heath Scheme), various administrative steps taken to improve the quality of life of the soldiers and their dependents.
A Central Special Family Welfare meet was also organised at Assam Regimental Centre for Mrs Madhulika Rawat, President of the Army Wives Welfare Association for interaction with the Veer Naris and officers’ and JCOs / OR ladies. Mrs Madhulika Rawat was accompanied by Mrs Pia Ahuja, Zonal President Army Wives Welfare Association.