LT GEN S MOHAN, AVSM, SM, VSM

LT GEN S MOHAN, AVSM, SM, VSM

1. Lt Gen S Mohan, Ati Vishisht Seva Medal, Sena Medal, Vishisht Seva Medal was commissioned in Corps of Army Air Defence in Jun 1986. He is an alumnus of Sainik School, Amaravatinagar, Tamil Nadu, National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla and the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun. The General has tenated wide range of command, staff and instructional appointments.

2. He has commanded an Air Defence Regiment in Desert Sector, a Mountain Brigade and an Infantry Division in Eastern Theatre and an Area (Military Region) in Central India.

3. The General Officer has served as an Operational Staff Officer in an Infantry Brigade and an Infantry Division, Assistant Military Secretary in Military Secretary’s Branch, Army HQ, Colonel Quartermaster of a Mountain Division. Deputy General Officer Commanding of an Infantry Division, Secretary, Chiefs of Staff Committee in HQ Integrated Staff Defence Staff and Additional Director General Equipment Management and Procurement in Army HQ. He has also been an instructor in the Army Air Defence College.

4. He has served abroad in United Nations Mission in Sierra Leone and as India’s Defence Attaché to Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.

5. He is a graduate of the Defence Services Staff College, Wellington, Higher Command Course at Army War College, Mhow and Advanced Professional Programme in Public Administration, Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi.

6. He holds Master of Philosophy degrees in Defence and Management Studies as well as Social Sciences and Post Graduate qualifications in Defence and Strategic Studies, Human Rights and Public Administration.

7. The General is married to Mrs Sashirekha Mohan who holds graduate degrees in Maths (Hons) and Education and postgraduate degree in History. She has been a teacher in schools in multiple locations. She is currently a home maker and an ardent promoter of welfare of families of serving soldiers and veterans. The couple is blessed with two children, Aishwarya (Daughter) who is pursuing her career in Engineering and Management and Anush (Son) who is a Software Engineer.

8. The General is serving as the Commandant of Defence Services Staff College from 01 Feb 22 onwards.


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