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EXERCISE SHANTIR OGROSHENA-2021

2nd April, 2021 Security and Defence

Context: Multinational Military Exercise SHANTIR OGROSHENA 2021 (Front Runner of the Peace) will be held at Bangladesh.

  • It will held to commemorate the birth centenary of Bangladesh ‘Father of the Nation’ Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and mark glorious 50 years of liberation.
  • Indian Army will participate in the exercise along with contingent of Royal Bhutan Army, Sri Lankan Army and Bangladesh Army from 04 Apr to 12 Apr 2021.
  • Theme of the exercise is “Robust Peace Keeping Operations”.
  • Military observers from USA, UK, Turkey, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Singapore will also be in attendance throughout the exercise.

https://pib.gov.in/PressReleasePage.aspx?PRID=1709008