SAMPRITI - IX | 31 Jan 2020

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  • A joint military training exercise between India and Bangladesh ‘SAMPRITI-IX’ will be conducted at Umroi, Meghalaya from 3rd-16th february, 2020.
  • The exercise aims to build, strengthen and promote positive relations between the Armies of India and Bangladesh.
  • The exercise is hosted alternately by both countries.
  • The eighth edition of the exercise was conducted at Tangail, Bangladesh.
Joint Military Exercises of India with Other Countries
Name of Exercise Country
Garuda Shakti Indonesia
Ekuverin Maldives
Hand-in-Hand China
Kurukshetra Singapore
Mitra Shakti Sri Lanka
Nomadic Elephant Mongolia

Source: PIB