Educational Back Ground
During his Army service the General Officer obtained M. Sc. in Defence Studies and Management from the Madras University in 1980 and M. Phil. from Indore University in 1993.
Experience in Educational Fields
He intended entering the field of education after his career in the Army and draw on his experience in the following fields connected with education: a. Training and educating cadets at Officers Training Academy, Chennai from 1972-1974. b. Member of the faculty of Studies at Army War College, Mhow in 1996. c. Chairman of the Board of Governors of Sainik School, Purulia, West Bengal from 2003-2005. d. Chairman of the Management Committee of the Army Institute of Management, Kolkata from 2004-2005. e. President, Executive Council of Centre for Land Warfare Studies 2006-2007. Other The General is a keen sportsman and rider. He has been awarded the Param Vishisht Seva Medal, Sena Medal and Vishist Seva Medal for services to the country..