ASSUMED THE APPOINTMENT OF ADDITIONAL DIRECTOR GENERAL ENGINEERS (PERSONNEL) ON 15 NOV 2016 The Gen Offr is an alumnus of NDA and was commissioned into the Corps of Engrs on 19 Dec 1981. He has attended the Def Service Staff Course (DSSC), Higher Def Mgt Course (HDMC) and Adv CBRN Course. The Offr is also a post graduate (Honours) in Structural Engg from IIT Bombay and Honours in MMS (Mgt Studies) from Osmania University, Hyderabad. He has held various regimental, staff and instructional appts. The offr has commanded 235 Engr Regt during OP PARAKRAM and OP DEEWAR and was awarded Vishisht Seva Medal, during the Comd, besides getting COAS Unit Citation for the Regt. The Offr has also held appts of DAA & QMG of 55 (I) Mech Bde, GSO1, in the Comb Engrs Dte, E-in-C's Branch, Dir WE-6 at Army HQ and DDG PP (CBRN) in IHQ of MoD (Army) besides being an instr at BEG & Centre Roorkee. He has also been the Chief Engineer of Shillong Zone, which is the largest geographically spread zone in the country with its well known challenges. He has attended Adv CBRN Course in the Czech Republic and has also headed the Indian Delegation in Indo-Hungarian CBRN Defence Cooperation Meet in Hungary. Prior to holding the present appointment of ADGE (Pers) in E-in-C's Branch, he was CE Central Comd, looking after Comb Engg and Infra Devp in the Central Sector of the country. The Offr is married to Mrs Anju Wadhwa, an educationist and has been actively involved in AWWA activities and Asha Schools. The couple is blessed with a son Veroon Wadhwa and a daughter Rhea Wadhwa, who are doing well in their respective fields of work.