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Army chief General Manoj Pande
Decision to raise age limit under Agnipath will provide opportunity to many youths: Army Chief

The government on Thursday night raised the upper age limit for recruitment under the 'Agnipath' scheme to 23 years from 21 for 2022 amid widespread protest against the new model for enrolment of soldiers into the three services.

  • Friday, 17 June 2022
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Priority to ensure high standards of preparedness: Gen Manoj Pande after taking charge as Army chief

The Indian Army chief said, "Geopolitical situation is changing fast. We have multiple challenges ahead of us."

  • Sunday, 01 May 2022
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Gen Manoj Pande takes charge as Army chief

Gen Manoj Pande took charge as the 29th Chief of the Army Staff on Saturday after incumbent Gen MM Naravane retired from service.

  • Saturday, 30 April 2022
Gen Naravane Takes Charge As Chairman, Chiefs Of Staff Committee
India Needs To Be Ready To Fight Future Wars With Indigenous Weapons: Army Chief

He also said that the "biggest lesson that we can learn from the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war is that India needs to be ready to fight future wars with indigenous weapons."

  • Wednesday, 09 March 2022
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We Are Witnessing Trailers Of Future Conflicts: Army Chief

Gen Naravane said the developments in Afghanistan have again brought to focus the use of proxies and non-state actors to decisive effect.

  • Thursday, 03 February 2022
Will Be Victorious
Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane On Northern Borders & China

Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane On Northern Borders & China

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  • Wednesday, 12 January 2022
CoI Report Expected In Few Day, Appropriate Action Would Be Taken: Army Chief
Nagaland Firing Incident: CoI Report Expected In Few Day, Appropriate Action Would Be Taken: Army Chief

The Chief of Army Staff said the force has been cooperating fully with the SIT and both the probe teams are taking the statements from a cross-section of people that will help in having a greater understanding of what has happened.

  • Wednesday, 12 January 2022
We Will Continue To Deal With Chinese PLA In Firm, Resolute Manner: Army Chief
We Will Continue To Deal With Chinese PLA In Firm, Resolute Manner: Army Chief

The Chief of Army Staff also referred to upgradation and development of infrastructure along Northern borders, saying the initiative has been undertaken in a holistic and comprehensive manner.

  • Wednesday, 12 January 2022
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Border Incidents With China Will Continue Till Boundary Agreement Is Reached: Army Chief

The current border standoff between the Indian and Chinese armies erupted in May last year following a violent clash in the Pangong lake area.

  • Thursday, 30 September 2021
Arunachal incident resolved: Army Chief

New Delhi: The transgression incident in Arunachal Pradesh, where Chinese workers entered Indian territory constructing a track, has been resolved, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said on Monday. He also said that there was a major reduction in the number of Chinese troops in the Doklam area. Speaking on the sidelines of an event here, […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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Army chief hints at action after mutilation of soldiers

New Delhi: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Thursday indicated Indian forces will retaliate following the mutilation of the bodies of two soldiers by Pakistan but declined to specify details. “You are asking for a future plan. The Army never gives out future plan. It is said only after it is executed,” he told reporters […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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Minister slams opposition over Army chief's warning on Kashmir

New Delhi: Minister of State in the PMO Jitendra Singh on Friday urged the Congress and other opposition parties to refrain from criticising Army chief General Bipin Rawat for warning Kashmiri protesters. “I think regardless of our political affiliations, it is to be understood that politcking in the name of sceurity forces is ultimatley going […]

  • Saturday, 03 July 2021
Army chief unveils memorial of 1965 war hero Abdul Hamid

Dhamupur (UP): Army Chief Gen. Bipin Rawat on Sunday unveiled a memorial of 1965 Indo-Pak war hero Abdul Hamid here in Ghazipur district and felicitated the widow of the soldier who was awarded Param Vir Chakra, the highest wartime gallantry medal. On the occasion of the 52nd anniversary of his supreme sacrifice, Gen. Rawat and […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
No Chinese incursion in Demchok: General Rawat

New Delhi: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday dismissed there was any incursion on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Demchok area of Ladakh and said the issue had been sorted out in a flag meeting. Talking to media on the sidelines of an event, General Rawat said: “The issue was raised in […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Pakistan-made mine recovered along Amarnath Yatra route: Army

Srinagar: Security forces have recovered a Pakistan-made mine and a huge cache of arms from along the Amarnath Yatra route, the Army said on Friday. Searches were launched along the pilgrimage route after specific intelligence that Pakistan-based terrorists might target the Yatra using improvised explosive devices and attack pilgrims, Lt Gen Sarabjit Singh Dhillon said […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021