Defence Services Staff College, Wellington, Commandant Lt Gen Virendra Vats along with senior officials arrived at the spot and laid wreath and flowers at the site where the chopper crashed.
Although the family received an ex gratia of Rs 10 lakh from the Odisha government after Rana’s death, the couple has saved the money for their grandson’s education.
Lt Gen Anil Chauhan had held several command, staff and instrumental appointments, and had extensive experience in counter-insurgency operations in Jammu & Kashmir and North-East India.
A circle under Anjaw district of Arunachal Pradesh, Kibithu is considered an important location from the military perspective.
“Reforms initiated by Gen Rawat have come to a standstill. His charter included guiding Defence Preparedness which is not in focus.”
Enforcement Director S. K. Mishra and Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana were given extensions by amending the service and cadre rules.
No Mughal baggage on Delhi roads, saffron party rallies for renaming with ‘Indian’ icons
Two senior leaders of the opposition — Ghulam Nabi Azad (Congress) and Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee (CPM) — were on the list of Padma awardees announced by the Centre.
Air Marshal Manavendra Singh to lead inquiry in IAF chopper crash that killed Gen Bipin Rawat, 12 others
Air Marshal Manavendra Singh is currently the Air Officer Commander in Chief, Training Command which takes care of the entire training related issues of the Indian Air Force.
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said on Friday, 'Government approves overall restructuring of the Armed Forces Headquarters.'
On May 23, Gogoi was briefly detained by police in Srinagar after an altercation when he was allegedly trying to enter a hotel with an 18-year-old woman.
To woo Foreign Direct Investment, nation must be secure from external, internal threats: Army Chief Bipin Rawat
Rawat said that the economic development in India, military modernisation and the existence of the armed forces have to go hand in hand.
Pakistan, China behind influx of people from Bangladesh into Northeast: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat
Referring to reports of increase in Muslim population in several districts of Assam, the Army Chief also talked about Badruddin Ajmal-led AIUDF in the state, observing that its growth has been faster
Army chief Bipin Rawat has commented amid reports of China developing defence infrastructure near the strategically key area.
Army Chief Bipin Rawat, Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale, NSA Ajit Doval make rare visit to Bhutan, discuss Doklam strategy
Sources said that the two sides reviewed bilateral security and defence cooperation with focus on China's increasing military posturing and infrastructure development around the Doklam plateau.
Doklam is part of China, India should draw lessons from standoff to avoid similar incident: Chinese military
The Chinese military today criticised Army Chief General Bipin Rawat's recent remarks that Doklam is a disputed territory.
External Affairs ministry dismisses reports of Chinese troops regathering near Doklam, says no change in status quo
The Ministry of External Affairs dismissed reports of Chinese troops regathering near Doklam, saying that the status quo at the face-off site has not been altered.
The Indian Army chief's remarks come in wake of recent media reports about China apparently taking control of the northern side of the Doklam Plateau.
Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat says his force will not let anti-India activities succeed at any cost in Jammu and Kashmir and warned of stronger reaction against Pakistan-supported terrorism.
On the occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to extend greetings to the soldiers and their families and paid salute to the army.