Who is current chief of Indian Army?

Who is the current Army chief of India 2020?

General Bipin Rawat, PVSM UYSM AVSM YSM SM VSM ADC (born 16 March 1958) is a four star general of the Indian Army. He is the first and current 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.

Who will be the new Indian Army Chief?

The current and first Chief of Staff is Bipin Rawat who took office on 1 January 2020. The CDS is a four-star officer selected from among the serving officers of the Indian Armed Forces.

Who is the current army general?

Chief of Staff of the United States Army

Chief of Staff of the Army
Flag of the Chief of Staff
Incumbent General James C. McConville since 9 August 2019
Department of the Army Army Staff
Type United States Army service chief

Who is head of military?

The Act established the National Military Establishment, headed by the secretary of defense; and created the United States Air Force and the National Security Council.

United States Armed Forces
Commander-in-Chief President Joe Biden
Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin
Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas
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How many generals are there in Indian Army?

There are nearly 2,000 Brigadiers in the Indian Army, about 600 Major Generals and around 190 Lieutenant Generals. The ranks in the navy and the air force that are equivalent to the army’s Brigadier are Commodore and Air Commodore.

Who is the highest rank in the Army?

The highest rank attainable in the Army is the five-star General of the Army. Often called a “five-star general”, the rank of General of the Army has historically been reserved for wartime use and is not currently active in the U.S. Army.

Who was a 6 star general?

So yes, there is an equivalent of a six-star general rank on the books in the US Military, but it has only been given to two people in history: John J. Pershing and George Washington, Generals of the Armies of the United States of America.

Who has been a 5 star general?

Five-Star Generals and Admirals

Name Date of Rank
General George C. Marshall Dec. 16, 1944
General Henry H. Arnold Dec. 21, 1944
Admiral William F. Halsey Dec. 11, 1945
General Omar N. Bradley Sept. 20, 1950

What is J9 in the military?

In high-level tri-service, or joint, headquarters (JHQ), the department is termed “J9”.