Gen Rawat assumes charge as country's first CDS

Last Modified Wednesday, 1 January 2020 (11:12 IST)
New Delhi:on Wednesday formally assumed charge as India's first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS).He was accorded with a Tri-Services Guard of Honour at the south block here.
Earlier, he paid tribute at the National War Memorial near India Gate.The will function as a single-point adivsor to the government on matters related to the military and will provide better synergy among the Indian Army, Indian Air Force and the Indian Navy.On Tuesday, he completed his full three-year term as the Chief of Army Staff.(UNI)