Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and three service chiefs on Friday will hold joint press conference at defence headquarters in South Block at 6:00 pm.
Coming two days ahead of the lifting of the nationwide lockdown, Rawat's interaction with the press is likely to be on coronavirus pandemic related measures being taken by the armed forces across India.
Last month, defence Minister Rajnath Singh had d a meeting with the top military brass of the country to take stock of the overall preparedness of the armed forces in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.
Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, Indian Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh, Indian Air Force''s Air Chief Marshal R K S Bhadauria and Indian Army Chief General M M Naravane were present at the meeting.
Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar, Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) chief G Satheesh Reddy and other senior officials of the Ministry of Defence were also present at the meeting.
First Published: IST