Lt Gen Aniruddha Chakravarty, VSM took over as the DG NCC on 01 Dec 13.
An alumnus of RashtriyaIndian Military College, Dehradun, and NDA 49th course, the officer was commissioned into the Rajput Regiment on 15 Dec 1976.
A graduate of Defence Services Staff College, Wellington, the General has done all important courses including the Higher Command and the National Defence College.
The General has heldvarious significantStaff and Regimental appointments during his illustrious career.He commanded a Company in the Siachen Glacier, 3 RAJPUT from 1996-99, commanded a Brigade on the Line of Control and was the GOC of15 InfDivduring 2011-12.
On staff, he has served as the Chief Ops Officer and Indian Contingent Commander of the United Nations Interim Forces in Lebanon (UNIFIL) during 2003-04,was Deputy MS(A) in the Integrated HQ of MoD(Army) and was the GOC of HQ Pune Sub Area in 2011. The General was ADGMO (IW) prior taking over as DG NCC.
He was awarded VishishtSeva Medal for his distinguished service in preparation of the AV Singh Committee Report, while serving as a Colonel in the Integrated HQ of MoD(Army) in 2000-03.The General is married to MrsFalguniChakravarty and they have two daughters.