Q. ARMEX-21 was sometimes seen in the news. Which of the following correctly explains the term?
Recently, Union Defence Minister has flagged-in the Indian Army Skiing Expedition (ARMEX-21) in New Delhi.
- ARMEX-21 is an Army Skilling Expedition conducted by the Indian Army.
- Purpose: It was conducted in the mountain ranges of the Himalayan region to promote the adventure activity in the country and the Indian Army.
- During the expedition, the team covered 1,660 kms from Karakoram Pass in Ladakh to Malari in Uttarakhand. They also gathered information about several hitherto uncharted areas along the international boundary.