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8th Edition of joint military exercise MITRA SHAKTI between Indian, Sri Lanka culminates


  • The exercise commenced on the 4th of this month.
  • Exercise Mitra Shakti, based on counter insurgency and counter terrorism operations in semi urban terrain is the largest bilateral exercise being undertaken by the Sri Lankan Army and it forms a major part of India and Sri Lanka’s growing defence partnership.
  • The Defence Ministry said, during the past 14 days, both the contingents displayed great enthusiasm and professionalism while practising joint drills.