BRAHMASHIRA concludes Rajasthan

May 03, 2015 11:59 | Feature & Viewpoint

28April2015: Kharga Corps held an integrated exercise `BRAHMASHIRA`on 24th of April which concluded yesterday evening in the deserts of Rajasthan. More than 20000 troops and integrated combat elements of the Corps participated in under aegis of Western Command. The focus of the exercise was on new and efficient ways of fighting a war in a synergized battlefield. Strategic and Operational concepts were successfully validated during the integrated military exercise.


        During this exercise, the Kharga Corps executed swift battle maneuvers both by day and night. The hall mark of the exercise as swift lethal operations integrated with the Air Force. The application of operational and logistics concepts in a networked environment was also validated during Exercise `BRAHMASHIRA`. The exercise was progressively structured and the participating units and formations were put through their paces in a simulated and realistic battlefield environment. All elements of command, combat decision making and information Warfare were activated during the exercise.

Lt Gen K J Singh, GOC-IN-C Western Command witnessed the exercise yester evening and was briefed by Lt Gen Amarjeet Singh, og Kharga corps. During the visit to the exercise area the Army Commander reviewed integrated operational maneuvers, including insertion of Heli-borne and Air-borne forces. The Army Commander appreciated the high training standards and motivation level of the troops and complimented them for their exceptional display of professionalism.