Army Service Corps celebrates 256th Corps Day

Lucknow, Dec 9 (IANS) The Army Service Corps (ASC) celebrated its 256th Corps Day in Lucknow Cantonment on Friday.

A wreath laying ceremony was held at the War memorial Smritika.

Major General P.P. Singh, Major General Narinder Singh and ASC veterans paid floral tributes to the soldiers who died while on duty.

Lt Gen B.S. Negi, Central Command, greeted all the ranks, civilian employees, their families and veterans. He commended the role of the ASC personnel, both during war and peace.

The Army Service Corps is responsible for provisioning ration, fuel and transport services across the country.