May 10, 2016: In a follow up to 'Exercise Shatrujeet' by the Strike Corps (Strike One) last month, the pivot formations held the fortnight-long military training exercise codenamed "Exercise CHAKRAVYUH-II" which concluded today in the general area of Suratgarh in Rajasthan.
The exercise conceptualized by the Pivot Corps involved rapid mobilization and execution of plans in sync with the Air Force in desert terrain and was declared a success. The exercise validated the battle readiness and operational effectiveness of the RAPID Division along with all its affiliated components.
The two-sided exercise had elements depicting opposing forces to add realism in planning and execution and was conducted in various phases to test the operational readiness and the battle efficiency of various elements of the modern day battle field.
Lieutenant General DR Soni, General Officer Commanding, Pivot Corps witnessed the operational maneuvers of the Division on 09 May 16 and appreciated the soldiers for their commitment and keen involvement through the month long training exercise.
Exercise Chakravyuh-II in progress
Photo Credit: PRO (Army)