Tag Archives: Indian Navy

On the Navy Day today , Indian Bureaucracy salutes the Indian Navy

Indian Navy Day

IndianBureaucracy.com salutes the Indian Navy today.  Navy Day in India is celebrated on 4 December every year to recognize the achievements and role of the Indian Navy to the country. 4th December was chosen as on that day in 1971, during Operation Trident, the Indian Navy sank four Pakistani vessels including PNS Khaibar. On this day, those killed in the Indo-Pakistan… Read More

Sub Lieutenant Shivangi becomes first woman pilot of Indian Navy

Sub Lieutenant Shivangi

Sub Lieutenant Shivangi has created history to become the first woman pilot of the Navy. A native of Muzaffarpur, Bihar, Shivangi was inducted into the Indian Navy under the Short Service Commission Pilot entry scheme. She was commissioned into the Navy in June last year. Defence Ministry said, a batch of three trainee officers of the 7th Dornier Conversion… Read More

Indian Navy gets its 1st Woman Pilot in Sub Lieutenant Shivangi

7th Dornier Conversion Course (DOCC)

A batch of three trainee officers of the 7th Dornier Conversion Course (DOCC) including a lady officer qualified as Dornier pilots and were awarded the coveted golden “Wings” ata simple and solemnceremony held at INS Garuda on 02 Dec 19. Vice Admiral AK Chawla, AVSM, NM, VSM, the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief (FOC-in-C), Southern Naval Command was the … Read More

MoD | Gajraj Corps 57th Raising Day, Tezpur

Gajraj Corps 57th Raising Day

Gajraj Corps of the Indian Army today celebrated its 57th Raising Day at a function held at its headquarters in Tezpur, Assam.The Gajraj Corps was raised by Lt Gen B M Kaul at Tezpur on 04 Oct 1962 in the midst of India-China conflict and over the years, it has played a commendable role in both conventional and Counter Insurgency Operations in the Eastern theatre.… Read More

Defence production to reach USD 26 billion by 2025 | Rajnath Singh

Defence production to reach USD 26 billion by 2025

India has set the target to reach USD 26 billion in defence production by 2025 by encouraging private sector participation in the defence and homeland security sectors, said Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. He was speaking at the 22nd India International Security Expo, 2019, organized jointly by India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) and the PHD… Read More

Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora takes charge as Vice Chief of Air Staff

Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora

Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora AVSM ADC took over as Vice Chief of the Air Staff today morning. The Air Marshal was commissioned in the Indian Air Force as a fighter pilot in Dec 1981. He has rich and diverse experience of accident free operational flying which includes MiG 21, MiG 29 and other aircraft in IAF inventory, including helicopters. He is a graduate of… Read More

General Bipin Rawat takes over as Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee

Army Staff General Bipin Rawat

Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat received the Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee (COSC) baton from outgoing Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, at a brief ceremony here today.

The outgoing Chairman COSC, Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, with immense operational and flying experience across the entire spectrum of … Read More

MoD | Wargaming software handed over to Indian Navy

Wargaming software handed over to Indian Navy

PIB News Update:Institute for Systems Studies and Analysis (ISSA) Delhi, a premier DRDO laboratory, has designed and developed a new generation Wargaming Software in collaboration with Maritime Warfare Centre, Visakhapatnam to meet the contemporary operational and tactical level wargaming requirement for the Indian Navy. The Wargaming Software was… Read More

MoD | Indian Navy trains Gujarat Maritime Task Force

Indian Navy Trains Gujarat Maritime Task Force

PIB News Update: A batch of 77 personnel, comprising both officers and other ranks, from the Gujarat Maritime Task ForceGMTF) successfully completed a one week Naval Orientation course on 17 Aug 19 at naval base Kochi.   The GMTF personnel reported to Kochi on 12 Aug 19 and were trained at the Navigation and Direction  (ND) School of SNC. During the course,… Read More

Know Your Army Part 1 – Arms And Services in the Army

Know Your Army

Back ground for this Read !! 

  1. The armed forces in India comprise of the Army, Navy and Air force, which function under the Ministry of Defence (MoD). Besides this, India has para military forces or Central Armed Police Forces like the Border Security Force(BSF), Central Reserve police Force(CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force(CISF), Indo Tibetan Border
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Indian Armed Forces facing Deficiency of Officers

Deficiency of Officers in the Armed Forcesbackground

The Indian Armed Forces are the military forces of the Republic of India. It consists of three professional uniformed services: the Indian Army, Indian Navy, and Indian Air Force. Indian army is the third largest army in the world. India has a total of 1.4 million active army and 11.55 lakh reserve forces, as well as 20 lakh paramilitary forces. From outside, … Read More