India’s first Chief of Defense Staff, General Bipin Rawat died at a hospital after his helicopter crashed in Coonoor, Tamil Nadu. 13 others were on board the helicopter with him, including his wife and 2 other senior officials.
General Bipin Laxman Singh Rawat PVSM UYSM AVSM YSM SM VSM ADC (16 March 1958 – 8 December 2021) was a four star general of the Indian Army. He was the first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) of India. On 30 December 2019, he was appointed as the first CDS of India and assumed office from 1 January 2020. Prior to taking over as the CDS, he served as 57th and last Chairman of the Chiefs of Staff Committee as well as 26th Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army.
On 8 December 2021, Rawat died in the...
General Bipin Rawat: Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat's Chopper Crashes, Army chopper crash, Army Helicopter Crash in Tamil Nadu LIVE Updates: An IAF Mi-17V5 helicopter, An Indian army helicopter carrying senior defence officials has crashed in...
It was under him that both surgical strikes took place
his leadership will be missed
This topic was automatically closed 90 days after the last reply. New replies are no longer allowed.