Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Defence 21-August-2019 11:48 IST Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh appro...
Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
21-August-2019 11:48 IST
Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh approves decisions regarding re-organisation of Army Headquarters
An umbrella organisation under VCOAS for enhanced focus on human rights issues - To give high priority to observance of human rights convention and values, it has been decided to set up a special Human Rights Section headed by ADG (Major General rank officer) directly under the VCOAS. It will be the nodal point to examine any HR violation reports. To enhance transparency and ensure the best of investigative expertise is available to the section, a Police officer of SSP/SP rank will be taken on deputation.
Re-location of 206 Army Officers from AHQ to Formations/Units of the Field Army - A total of 206 officers will be optimized from AHQ and these officers will be made available additionally to Formations/Units of the Field Army, as per details given below:
|Name of Post||Major Gen.||Brigadier||Colonel||Lt. Colonel/ Major||Total|
|No. of Posts||03||08||09||186||206|