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Lt Gen Surinder Singh takes charge of Western Command

Chandigarh: Lt Gen Surinder Singh today took over as General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Command. After arriving from New Delhi this morning, Gen Surinder laid a wreath and paid homage to the martyrs of Western Command. Later, the western army Commander reviewed a Guard of Honour, said an official release. He also met the senior staff

Lt Gen B S Sahrawat takes command of Vajra Corps

Jalandhar: Lt Gen B S Sahrawat has taken over as General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the prestigious Vajra Corps here on Friday. He has relieved Lt Gen J S Cheema, who moved to Army Headquarters as Director General Infantry. Lt Gen B S Sahrawat is a third generation army officer. Gen Sahrawat was commissioned in

Pathankot Airbase attack: NSG martyr gets Shaurya Chakra on Independence Day

New Delhi: Lt Col Niranjan E K, head of NSG’s bomb disposal unit who was killed while sanitising a terrorist’s body during the Pathankot air base terror attack in January, has been honoured with the Shaurya Chakra, the third highest peacetime gallantry medal of the country, on the eve of the 70th Independence Day. Niranjan,

AAP says LG a threat to democracy, alleges conspiracy

New Delhi: The AAP on Tuesday branded Lt Governor Najeeb Jung as a threat to democracy after he reportedly suggested he could consider doing away with the Delhi assembly. The Aam Aadmi Party also said that it smelt a larger “conspiracy” behind the continuing attacks on the Delhi government and said Jung would not have spoken