Defence minister Manohar Parrikar said on Tuesday that there has been no violation in any rule over the selection of chief of Indian army. Stating that the government has not violated any rules of selection process, Parrikar said selection of Chief of Armed Forces is the prerogative of Government.
“If seniority, date of birth was the only criteria, we should have left it to the computer to select the service chief…why follow a cabinet process,” he added.
Team DefenceAviationPost India’s new army chief General Bipin Rawat on Thursday reviewed the security situation and favoured a dynamic strategy to handle the “proxy war” during his maiden visit to Jammu and Kashmir after taking charge, . The army chief began his three-day tour by visiting the Udhampur-based Northern Command where he was briefed by […]
Sustained contributions of Missile Complex have gone a long way in strengthening the indigenous defence capabilities and industries of our country, Dr. Bhamre said during his visit to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Missile Complex, Hyderabad on Thursday (January 05, 2017).
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said India aims to achieve the $2 billion defence export target by 2019. Stating that Vietnam is already using Indian made warships, Parrikar said at least 16-17 countries are in discussion with Indian shipyards to acquire warships from India.
Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar appreciated the efforts of Directorate General Defence Estates (DGDE) in translating the concept of Swachh Bharat campaign into reality.
Air Marshal Anil Khosla AVSM VM took over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief Eastern Air Command on 01 Jan 2017.
Team DefenceAviationPost Air Marshal C Harikumar AVSM VM VSM took over as AOC-in-C, Western Air Command (WAC), today. The Air Marshal was accorded a ceremonial guard of honor on his arrival at HQ WAC. Air Marshal Harikumar was commissioned in the IAF in the year 1979. A Qualified Flying Instructor and a Fighter Combat Leader, […]