Air Commodore calls on Governor

Air Commodore Manoj Marathe, Air Officer Commanding, Air Force Station, Srinagar, called on Governor N. N. Vohra, here at the Raj Bhavan today and briefed the Governor about the IAF’s initiatives in further securing the frontiers. They also discussed certain issues relating to the Leh and Srinagar Air bases which relate to civil airlines operations.


The Governor lauded the crucial air defence role which the Indian Air Force is discharging in the Western Sector, besides providing valuable support in carrying out rescue, relief and evacuation operations and enabling the civil authorities to deal with emergencies and natural calamities.