General Bipin Rawat

Afghanistan crisis: CDS Gen Bipin Rawat says India ready for eventualities

All Afghan nationals henceforth must travel to India only on e-Visa in view of the prevailing situation

published on : 25th August 2021

Chief of Defence Staff to chair important meeting to sort out issues on theatre command

At present, the three armed forces have together 17 commands with Army and Air Force having seven commands each and Navy has three commands.

published on : 21st June 2021

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

published on : 21st February 2018

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.

published on : 18th February 2018

Using human shield is not Indian Army norm: General Bipin Rawat

He also dismisses criticism that the Army is trigger-happy, but says the level of violence in Jammu and Kashmir needs to be brought down for any meaningful dialogue with stakeholders.

published on : 8th June 2017

Human shield issue: Dirty war in Kashmir has to be fought with innovative ways, says Army chief General Bipin Rawat

Gen Rawat said that as the Army chief, it was his duty to lift the morale of the army personnel in Jammu and Kashmir and he did it by awarding Major Gogoi.

published on : 28th May 2017