Karambir Singh

Chief of Naval Staff visits Kochi Naval Base

Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Karambir Singh arrived in Kochi on a two-day visit on Friday.

published on : 6th July 2019

Rajnath asks service chiefs to prepare presentation on security challenges

A defence ministry spokesperson said Singh instructed the officers to prepare detailed presentations on all divisions of the ministry and set time-bound targets to achieve the desired outcome.

published on : 2nd June 2019

Rajnath pays tribute to jawans at National War Memorial ahead of taking charge as Defence Minister

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa and Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh were also present at the memorial.

published on : 1st June 2019

Admiral Karambir Singh takes charge as new Navy chief

While Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain on Thursday took over as the eastern fleet commander, Vice Admiral Ajendra Bahadur Singh will take over as the Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff at HQ.

published on : 31st May 2019

Atul Kumar takes over as Eastern Naval Command chief

In his farewell address, Vice Admiral Karambir Singh said he was feeling proud for being associated with thorough professionals at the command in the last 19 months since October 2017.

published on : 31st May 2019

Defence Ministry rejects Vice Admiral Bimal Verma's plea challenging appointment of Navy Chief

Verma had questioned the government's decision of overlooking him for the post of Navy chief despite he being the seniormost.

published on : 18th May 2019

Bimal Verma again moves military court challenging appointment of Karambir Singh as Navy Chief

Vice Admiral Verma is in Delhi to attend the naval commanders' conference which was inaugurated by defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday.

published on : 24th April 2019

Vice Admiral Bimal Verma withdraws petition challenging appointment of Karambir Singh as Navy chief

Sources said Verma withdrew his petition after being told by the AFT that he should first explore 'internal remedies' to his grievances.

published on : 9th April 2019

Vice Admiral Bimal Verma superseded for Naval Chief post, moves tribunal 

In his petition, Vice Admiral Verma has challenged the government's move to ignore his seniority and appoint his junior as the next chief of Navy. 

published on : 8th April 2019

Vice-Admiral Karambir Singh to be next Indian Navy chief

Vice-Admiral Singh was commissioned into the Indian Navy in July 1980 and earned his wings as a helicopter pilot in 1982.

published on : 23rd March 2019