INDIAN Army chief General Manoj Pande has interacted with his French counterpart General Pierre Schill
and discussed issues of mutual interest during his ongoing visit to the European country.
The Chief of the Army Staff is on a visit to France from November 14 to 17, the Indian Army earlier said.
On Thursday, it tweeted a few pictures related to some of the events associated with his visit. “General Manoj Pande #COAS received a Guard of Honour at the Les Invalides at #Paris. #COAS interacted with General Pierre Schill, Chief of Staff #FrenchArmy @CEMAT_FR and discussed issues of mutual interest,” it tweeted.
In another tweet, the Indian Army wrote: “In a solemn ceremony, #COAS also laid a wreath during the rekindling of the flame at Arc de Triomphe, #France and paid tribute to the #Bravehearts”.
General Manoj Pande on Sunday had left for France on a four-day visit with an aim to further strengthen the “bonds of trust” between the Indian and French armies amid the fast-evolving security matrix and the geopolitical situation.