Lt. Gen. Manoj Pande has operational experience and insight into technology and jointness, which are important aspects in modern warfare.
Lt General Manoj Pande will be the first officer from the Corps of Engineers to become the Chief of Army Staff.
Lt Gen Pande is the first engineer corps officer to rise to the post of army chief.
Army Chief Gen MM Naravane said: ‘We are witnessing trailers of future conflicts. These are being enacted daily on the information battlefield, in the...