India donates buses to UPDF senior command and staff college

Senior Command and Staff College (SCSC) Kimaka has received two buses from Ashok Leyland, an Indian car manufacturing company.

At a function presided over by Chief of Defence Forces (CDF), Gen David Muhoozi commended the Indian government for their continued support to the government of Uganda and UPDF in particular and referred to India as “a real friend”.

The CDF along with the Indian High Commissioner to Uganda, His Excellence Mr. Ravi Shankar pledged to keep the wonderful relationship between the two countries stable.

“Uganda is such a wonderful partner and our working terms will stay cordial,” said H.E Ravi Shankar.

At the same function, Officers from the Indian Military Advisory and Training Team were decorated with extra ordinary college dagger for their exemplary academic deliverance to Ugandan officers for two years in Kimaka.

Officers decorated were the team leader, Brig Preveen Airy, the Group Captain, Vipul Singh, Col Rupesh Sehgal and Siddharth Sen among others.

The CDF thanked the outgoing officers for the job well done and encouraged them to always refer to Uganda as their second home.