Lieutenant General Anil Chauhan, Uttam Yudh Seva Medal, Ati Vishisht Seva Medal, Sena Medal, Vishisht Seva Medal, assumed the charge of Eastern Army Commander, on 01 September 2019 with A solemn wreath laying ceremony at the Eastern Command War Memorial.
General Chauhan had done his schooling from Kendriya Vidyalaya, Fort William, Kolkata before joining the National Defence Academy, Pune. He graduated from Indian Military Academy in June 1981 and was commissioned into 6th Battalion of the 11th Gorkha Rifles.
The General Officer has a vast experience of both conventional and
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