He will also meet the Vice Chairman of all-powerful Central Military Commission Fan Changlong.
"He is here (China)," said an Indian embassy official in Beijing.
Eastern theatre command is one of the five zones of People's Liberation Army -- the world's largest standing military.
"The visit aims at engaging China on subjects of mutual concern and shared interest, which include terrorism, humanitarian assistance and peace-keeping training," the embassy said.
General Singh's visit coincides with the ongoing joint military exercise between the two countries in Pune.
The drill will be followed by the visit of General Zhao Zongqi, commander, Western Theatre Command of PLA, in the second week of December.
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