General Dalbir Singh conferred honorary rank of General of Nepal Army
The Indian Army Chief General Dalbir Singh was conferred the title of Honorary Rank of General of Nepal Army by Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav, at the Rastrapati Bhawan, Sheetal Niwas in Kathmandu on November 13. As part of a long-standing tradition between Nepal and India, both the countries confer the honorary title on each other’s army chiefs. The President also felicitated the COAS with the insignia of the Nepal Army.
The Indian Army Chief also called on the Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala at his office at Singhdurbar. They discussed NepalIndia military cooperation and matters of mutual interest. The COAS praised the contributions made by Gorkha soldiers of Nepal in the Indian military service.
The COAS visited the Mountain Warfare School and interacted with the Ex-Servicemen in Pokhara and also visited Headquarters Western Division on November 14.