New Delhi, 06 April 2021: General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), visited DSSC, Wellington (TN) from 05 to 06 April 2021. The COAS delivered a lecture on “Developments along the Western and Northern Borders and their Impact on the Future Road Map of the Indian Army” to the faculty & officers attending 76th Staff Course at the Defence Services Staff College (DSSC), Wellington. He emphasised that the Nation is facing renewed challenges along its borders and exhorted the students on the need to remain abreast of all developments.

Lt Gen MJS Kahlon, Commandant DSSC, gave an update to the COAS on the ongoing training activities and incorporation of new initiatives with specific reference to Professional Military Training on Jointmanship amongst the three Services. The COAS was briefed on the changes being undertaken in training curriculum and infrastructural development as a step towards enhancing the role of DSSC as a Centre of Excellence for Professional Military Education. He complimented the College for maintaining a very high state of training inspite of COVID-19 pandemic constraints.