Lt Gen Manoj Pande named as India’s next Chief of Army Staff
- Lieutenant General Manoj Pande has been appointed as the next Chief of Army Staff.
- Lt Gen Pande is the incumbent Vice-Chief of the Army.
- He will take over from General MM Naravane, who is set to retire on April 30, 2022.
- Lt Gen Manoj Pande is the first-ever officer from the Corps of Engineer to be appointed as Army Chief.
Source: The Times of India