India- Sri Lanka Joint Military Exercise 'Mithra Shakthi' begins
[Oct 24 2016]
The 4th annual
India- Sri Lanka Joint Military
Exercise 'Mithra Shakthi' is
scheduled to begin at the Sri
Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR)
Regimental Headquarters premises
today (24th October).
According, the Indian contingent for 'Mitra Shakthi'
joint exercise, comprised of forty five (45) Indian army personnel
including six (6) officers arrived to the country at the Bandaranaike
International Airport on Sunday (23rd October).
The 4th phase of the annual exercise 'Mitra Shakthi'
is organized in order to enhance understanding of transnational
terrorism, inter-operability skills, conduct of joint tactical
operations and sharing of each other's experiences.
So far the annual exercise 'Mitra Shakthi' has been
held in India two times and once at the Commando Regiment Training
School in Kuda Oya.