Chief of Defence Staff Current Affairs - 2020

‘Era of Expansionism Is Over’ PM targets China during Ladakh Visit

On 3rd July 2020, with the Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat and Chief of Army Staff MM Naravane, the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi reached Ladakh for reviewing the security situations amid continues claims of China for sovereignty over India’s territory at the Galwan Valley. Prime Minister’s visit is a strong and Read More…

General Bipin Rawat appointed as CDS officer

On December 31, 2019, General Bipin Rawat was appointed as the Chief of Defence Staff. He recently retired as Chief of Army Staff and was succeeded by General Manoj Mukund. Highlights Recently, the Union Cabinet approved the post of Chief of Defence Staff in the rank of four star general. The salaries and perks of Read More…

India to get its First Chief of Defence Staff

The Cabinet Committee On Security (CCS) chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the creation of a Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) post that will function as a single point of contact for different branches of armed forces. CCS also approved the report of a high-level committee headed by National Security Advisor Ajit Read More…

COAS Gen Bipin Rawat takes charge as Chairman of COSC

Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat takes charge as Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee (COSC). He received the baton of Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee (COSC) from outgoing Indian Air Force (IAF) Chief Air Chief Marshal (ACM) BS Dhanoa, who retires on 30 September 2019. The ACM BS Dhanoa was appointed as Chairman, Read More…