Army training Assam Police trainee commandos: Defence spokesperson

Updated: Nov 25 2022 11:34AM

Guwahati, Nov 25 (PTI) Newly-recruited commandos of Assam Police are being trained by the Army for better capacity building and greater synergy among the security forces, a defence spokesperson said here.

The 40-day training in seven locations of Assam and Meghalaya has commenced from Monday, he said.

"The training will be conducted in two phases - Basic phase and the Advanced phase. The focus of Basic Military Training will be making trainees stronger both mentally and physically. In Advance Military Training, trainees will be taught tactical combat skills as well as various policing aspects related to maintenance of law-and-order situations," defence spokesperson Lt Col Mahendra Rawat said.