India and Oman are conducting a bilateral joint exercise named 'Exercise Al Nagah III' which is scheduled to be held from 12th March to 25 March 2019 at Jabel Al Akhdar Mountains in Oman.
The Exercise Al Nagah III is third in series and will see both the armies exchanging expertise and experience in tactics, weapon handling, and firing.
The Exercise Al Nagah III aims to enhance interoperability in counterterrorist operations in semi-urban mountainous terrain.
The Exercise Al Nagah III follows the first two joint exercises that were held in Oman in January 2015 and India in March 2017 respectively.
Similar exercises are also in vogue between the navies and air forces of both the nations.
Capital & Largest City: Muscat
Currency: Omani rial
Official language: Arabic
Sultan: Qaboos bin Said Al Said
Deputy Prime Minister: Fahad bin Mahmood Al-Said