90th raising day anniversary of the Corps of Signals was
celebrated at Lucknow. Maj Gen G B Tripathi, the Chief Signal
Officer, Central Command laid wreaths at "Smritika",
the war memorial.
A special sainik
sammelan was organised at the Central Command Signal
Regiment. It was presided over by Col I S Chowdhary, CO.
Addressing all ranks, Col Chowdhary commended all personnel
for their hard work and dedication. He also felicitated 40
Army personnel and their civilian counterparts for their
to the winners of various competitions conducted during the
year were also distributed at the sainik sammelan. The
Commanding Officer's Banner for overall best performance went
to 1Coy which topped in volleyball, basketball, football,
hockey, rifle shooting and family quarter competitions. The
coveted banner was received by Maj Milan Shinde on behalf of
the winning company. Messages received from dignitaries were
also read out to troops.
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