Tamil Diplomat

Indian Army Chief cut short his visit to North with Iranaimadu, due to inclement weather

Indian Army chief General Thalbeer Singh who was to visit Jaffna yesterday terminated his journey with Iranaimadu due to inclement weather. He was to visit Nallur Temple and Palaly Army Complex topay his respect at the memorial for IPKF soldiers killed in combat in Sri Lanka .The Sri Lankan Army personnel who were waiting to provide security for him at Nallur in pouring rain returned back to their bases with disappointment. Earlier, a search for bombs was done them in the Temple environment.

Deputy Indian Consul Nadaraj who was waiting at Palaly to welcome the Army chief also had to return back to his office.