Category Archives: Defence

IAF Kiran MK-IA Aircraft Crashes

IAF Kiran MK-IA Aircraft Crashes

A Kiran MK-IA basic trainer aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed minutes after it took off from Air Force Station Hakimpet on 24 Nov 17 at around 1415 hrs.  It was on a routine training mission for the trainee pilot.

It crashed around 35 miles North East of the base.  The trainee pilot ejected safely and landed on the ground with minor injuries.  A court of inquiry… Read More

Defence of Andaman & Nicobar Islands Exercise 2017

DANX 2017

 Defence of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Exercise (DANX) was conducted under the aegis of Andaman & Nicobar Command.  The five day exercise started on 20 Nov 2017 and culminated on 24 Nov 2017.

From the planning stage onwards, joint planning and integrated approach was adopted for synergistic application of forces. Main objective of the exercise was to … Read More

Brahmos Flight test from IAF Su-30MKI fighter aircraft

Brahmos Flight test from IAF Su-30MKI fighter aircraft

Brahmos, the world’s fastest supersonic cruise missile created history on 22nd Nov 2017 after it was successfully flight-tested first time from the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) frontline fighter aircraft Sukhoi-30MKI against a sea based target in the Bay of Bengal. The missile was gravity dropped from the Su-30 from fuselage, and the two stage missile’s engine… Read More

Dharma Reddy Alia appointed Joint Secretary | Ministry of Home Affairs

Home Affairs

Shrl Dharma Reddy Alia IDES (1991) has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs from the date of assumption of the charge of the post, for a tenure of overall five years upto 15.04.2020or until further orders, whichever is earlier vice Shri V Shashank Shekhar IAS (Nagaland 1996).

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shrl Dharma Reddy Alia the very… Read More

Anoop Srivastava appointed Joint Secretary & FA | Department of Space

Department of Space

Shri Anoop Srivastava IDAS (1989) has been appointed as Joint Secretary & FA, Department of Space, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post, for a tenure of overall five years upto 31.03.2021 or until further orders, whichever is earlier by temporarily downgrading one post of Additional Secretary & FA under % Space.

IndianBureaucracy.com… Read More

Monetary allowance for Widows of Gallantry Awards recipients

Gallantry Awards_indianbureaucracy

Recipients of the gallantry awards are entitled to the monetary allowance as per the letter of 1972 of Ministry of Defence (MoD), superseded by letter in 1995 of the MoD, which have been revised from time to time. As per the existing condition for grant of monetary allowance, the allowance shall be admissible to the recipient of the award and on his death to his … Read More

Hari Prasad Pudi appointed Joint Secretary | Ex-Servicemen Welfare

Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare

Shri Hari Prasad Pudi IRAS (1994) has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post, for a tenure of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier vice Shri Ravi Kant IOFS (1986).

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Hari Prasad Pudi the very best.… Read More

Ravi Kant appointet Joint Secretary | Defence Department

Ministry of Defence

Shri Ravi Kant IOFS (1986) presently Joint Secretary, Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Defence, on lateral shift basis, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post, for a tenure of overall five years i.e. upto 27.11.2021 or until further orders,
whichever is earlier vice Shri Rajeev Verma IAS… Read More

Indian Navy organised Health Camp as part of Navy Week 2017 celebrations

Navy Week 2017 Celebrations

As a part of Navy Week celebrations, Indian Navy is conducting a free health camp for the general public from 18 to 20 November 2017 at Aurangabad, Palwal District, Haryana. Through this outreach programme, the Indian Navy aims to bring about awareness in the general public about the role and task of the Navy and also encourage youngsters to consider Navy as a … Read More

Air Force Golden Jubilee Institute celebrated 32nd Annual Day

Air Force Golden Jubilee

Air Force Golden Jubilee Institute celebrated its 32nd Annual Day on 18th November 2017 in The Air Force Auditorium, Subroto Park at 1030 hrs. The Chief Guest for the occasion was Air Marshal HN Bhagwat AVSM VM, Air Officer-in-Charge Administration, Indian Air Force. Mrs Shubhada Bhagwat graciously gave away the trophies and prizes to the exceptional achievers.… Read More

2nd Annual Conclave of Foreign Defence Attaches

2nd Annual Conclave of Foreign Defence Attaches

The second annual conclave of Foreign Defence Attaches, jointly organised by Headquarters Integrated Defence Staff (HQ IDS) and defence portal BharatShakti.in, will be held at Manekshaw Centre in Delhi Cantonment between 930 hrs and 1430 hrs on November 20, 2017. Raksha Rajya Mantri Dr Subhash Bhamre is expected to address the inaugural function.

This … Read More