The head of state, Mr. President is the commander-in-chief of the Indian Armed Forces. He has the power to declare war or conclude peace. All the important treaties and contracts are made in the President's name. He is the person who appoints the heads of armed forces.Check Answer
Kodandera Madappa Cariappa and Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji were the 2 General who were promoted to the rank of Field Marshal.Check Answer
It is celebrated in recognition of Lieutenant General K. M. Cariappa's taking over as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army from Sir Francis Butcher, the last British commander, in 1948.Check Answer
After the partition of India, the State of Hyderabad's Nizam refused to accede his state to the Union of India. After this India's then deputy Prime Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel ordered Indian troops to secure the state and under Operation Polo the Indian Armed Forces invaded the State of Hyderabad ?
These 37 divisions are divided in 18 Infantry Divisions, 3 Armoured Divisions, 10 Mountain Divisions, 4 Re-organised Army Plains Infantry Division and 2 Artillery Divisions.Check Answer
Only two Army appointments have been made by the Government of India since independence in 1947. Field Marshal is the only position that one holds for life, with all other ranks retiring following 30 years of service. Field marshal rank is mostly honorary. It does not currently exist in the army organizational structure The both Field Marshal names are 1. Sam Manekshaw and 2. Gen. K.M. CariappaCheck Answer
It is a light utility, single-engine helicopter. In India it is under licence by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited. Originally it is from France.Check Answer