New Delhi: Army Chief General MM Narawane retired yesterday. Following this, General Manoj Pandey took over as the Commander-in-Chief of the 29th Army yesterday.
Prior to this, General Manoj Pandey was the Deputy Commander-in-Chief. It is noteworthy that he was the first officer to take charge as an Army Commander from the Army Engineers Brigade. He also served as the Commander-in-Chief of the Army’s Eastern Control Center, Andaman and Nicobar Control Center.
He trained at the National Defense Academy and joined the Army in 1982. In Jammu and Kashmir, he has led and led the Engineers’ Force in a number of key operations, including Operation Paragram.
As India faces security challenges at the borders, General Manoj Pandey has taken over as Army Commander. He will work with the Navy and Air Force. The plan was implemented by the late Commander-in-Chief of the Brigade, Pipin Rawat.