Eastern Command: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Indian Army gifts Mine Detection dogs and Trained horse to Bangladesh Army
Published: November 11, 2020
On November 11, 2020, Indian Army gifted twenty trained horses and mine detection dogs to Bangladesh Army. The doges were trained by the Veterinary Corps and Remount of the Indian Army. Key Highlights The Indian Army also trained the Bangladesh Army in training the experts to handle the horses and dogs. The Chief of Brahmastra ..
Topics: Brahmastra Corps • Eastern Command • HimVijay • India-Bangladesh • Indian Army • Integrated Check Post (ICP) • International borders • Joint military exercise • Line of Actual Control • Military exercise
ITBP deputes First Officer to the newly created Guwahati based Eastern Command
Published: October 22, 2020
The Indo Tibetan Border Police guards the line of actual control. It has recently posted the first officer to head the newly created Guwauhati based Eastern command. The ADG Amrit Mohan Prasad has been posted to the Guwahati headquarters of the ITBP. Eastern command The Eastern command overlooks the Indo Tibetan Border Police battalion posted ..
Aerial Seeding by Indian Navy Helicopters in Vishakhapatnam
Published: October 3, 2020
On October 2, 2020, the Indian Navy along with Greater Vishakhapatnam Municipal Corporation had undertaken Aerial Seeding in Vishakhapatnam. The initiative is aimed to increase green cover in and around Vishakhapatnam. Highlights The event was flagged off by MPs of Rajya Sabha and Commanding-in-Chief of the East Naval Command (ENC) of Vishakhapatnam. Around 6.25 tonnes ..
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Lt Gen Bipin Rawat is next army chief
Published: December 17, 2016
Lt Gen Bipin Rawat has been appointed as the next army chief. He is the current Vice Chief of Army Staff (VCOAS) of Indian Army. He will preside over from General Dalbir Singh Suhag from January 2017. Rawat has vast experience in high altitude warfare and counter-insurgency operations. He got commissioned into the Fifth Battalion of the ..
Topics: Assam Rifles • Bipin Rawat • Chief of Army Staff • Chief of the Army Staff • Dalbir Singh Suhag • Eastern Command • Indian Army • Military • Rawat • Recipients of the Ati Vishisht Seva Medal • Southern Command • Vice Chief of the Army Staff