Army readies for shift at senior positions as four senior officers retired

| Updated: Apr 01, 2017 08:23 IST

New Delhi [India], Apr. 1 (ANI): The India Army readies for shift as four of its senior officials retired on Friday. The Deputy Chief of Army Staff (DCOAS) Lt. Gen Subrata Saha superannuated, Director General (DG) Rashtriya Rifles Lt. Gen G.S. Chandel , DG Movement and Transport and Lt. Gen R.K. Sharma donned the Olive Greens uniform for the last time. Lt. Gen S.K .Patyal took over as the new DCOAS and the rest of the posts are yet to be finalised. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Lt Gen S K Patyal, takes over as Deputy Chief Of Army Staff (P&S) <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IndianArmy?src=hash">#IndianArmy</a> from Lt Gen Subrata Saha ,who superannuated today <a href="https://t.co/eJD22WcFoO">pic.twitter.com/eJD22WcFoO</a></p>&mdash; ADG PI - INDIAN ARMY (@adgpi) <a href="https://twitter.com/adgpi/status/847847962398949376">March 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> Lt. Gen. Patyal was earlier the Commander-in-Chief of the Leh based 14 Corps before taking over as the DG Military Intelligence (MI). The post of the DGMI will be vacant till the time new incumbent is decided. (ANI)
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