Southern Army Commander visits Secunderabad Army Cantonment

By Author   |   Published: 13th Jun 2018   3:51 pm Updated: 13th Jun 2018   7:50 pm
Secunderabad army cantonment
Lt General DR Soni, GOC-in-C, Southern Command visits Golden Palm Sainik Bhawan near Secunderabad railway station.

Hyderabad: The General Officer Commanding-in-Chief (GOC-in-C), Lieutenant General D R Soni, Southern Command, who visited Secunderabad Army Cantonment on Tuesday laid a wreath at Bison War Memorial and paid homage to the Martyrs who sacrificed their life fighting for the nation.

Later, he was briefed by Major General N Srinivas Rao, GOC, TASA on security situation and operational preparedness, infrastructure development, sustainable environment projects, educational institutions, feedback on road opening in the cantonment, Information Technology initiatives in Ex-servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) and office automation, according to a press release.

The Army Commander also visited Golden Palm Sainik Bhawan near Secunderabad railway station, which is a unique equivalent value land project. Sainik Bhawan has been constructed by Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited in lieu of Defence land for Metro Railway Station.