(The Gist of PIB) Exercise Hand-in-Hand-2019 [DECEMBER-2019]
(The Gist of PIB) Exercise Hand-in-Hand-2019
The 8th India-China joint training exercise ‘HAND-IN-HAND 2019’ with the
theme counter terrorism under United Nations mandate is scheduled to be
conduct at Umroi, Meghalaya from 07 to 20 December 2019.
The Chinese contingent from the Tibet Military command comprising of 130
personal and the Indian Contingent of similar strength will participate in
the 14 day long training exercise.
The exercise is planned at the company level with respective Battalion
Headquarters controlling the training.
The aim of the exercise is to practice joint planning and conduct of
counter terrorist operations in semi urban terrain.
The exercise schedule is focused upon training on various lectures and
drills associated with counter terrorist handling and firing with each
others weapons, special heliborne operations and case studies of various
operations carried out in counter terrorist environment.
Two tactical exercises are scheduled during the training; one on counter
terrorism scenario and the other on Humanitarian and Disaster Relief (HADR)