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Indo-Bangla joint military exercise Sampriti begins Feb 3

Joint military exercise Sampriti IX that is being conducted at UMROI, Meghalaya from Feb 3 to Feb 16 is an important bilateral defence cooperation between India and Bangladesh
New Delhi: As part of the ongoing Indo-Bangladesh defence cooperation, a joint military exercise Sampriti IX is being conducted at Umroi, Meghalaya from Feb 3 to Feb 16, 2020. Exercise Sampriti is an important bilateral defence cooperation endeavour between India and Bangladesh and will be the ninth edition of the exercise which is hosted alternately by both countries.
Joint military exercise Sampriti was initially commenced as a platoon level exercise back in 2009 and gradually it progressed to a company level exercise from 2015 onwards
During the joint military exercise Sampriti IX, a Command Post Exercise (CPX) and a Field Training Exercise (FTX) will be conducted. For both the CPX and FTX, a scenario where both nations are working together in a Counter-Terrorism environment will be simulated under the UN Charter. The FTX curriculum is progressively planned where the participants will initially get familiar with each other’s organizational structure and tactical drills.
Exercise SAMPRITI is an important bilateral defence cooperation endeavour between India and Bangladesh and will be the ninth edition of the exercise which is hosted alternately by both countries
Subsequently, joint tactical exercise will be conducted wherein the battle drills of both the armies will be practised. The training will culminate with a final validation exercise in which troops of both armies will jointly practice a Counter-Terrorist Operation in a controlled and simulated environment. In addition, to understand each other at a tactical level, greater cultural understanding will be emphasized to strengthen military trust and cooperation between the two nations. Joint military exercise Sampriti was initially commenced as a platoon level exercise back in 2009 and gradually it progressed to a company level exercise from 2015 onwards.