COAS presents President’s Colours to the Corps of Signals
General Dalbir Singh, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), presented the President’s Colours to the Corps of Signals of Indian Army at Jabalpur on February 15. Lt General Balwant Singh Negi, Army Commander, Central Command, was also present. The Colour Presentation Parade was commanded by Brigadier Kanwar Vinod Kumar, Commandant, 1 Signal Training Centre. The honour has been bestowed upon the Corps of Signals in due recognition of its meritorious service rendered to the Nation since raising. To commemorate this historic event the Chief of Army Staff also released a First Day Cover.
The COAS reviewed the parade and during his address, appreciated the efforts and advanced technologies being used by the Corps in the field of telecommunications. He also appreciated the high standard of parade conducted at 1 Signal Training Centre. Earlier the Corps of Signals had received the Regimental Colours on February 20, 1965, and February 15, 1981.