CDS Awards Unit Citations to Strategic Force

CDS Awards Unit Citations to Strategic Force

Sun, 05/14/2023 - 15:19
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New Delhi, May 11

General Anil Chauhan, Chief of the Defence Staff, conferred CDS Unit Citations award to the Strategic Forces Command, College of Defence Management, Secunderabad & 2 PARA (Special Forces) for their exemplary performance for the Year 2021-22 in a ceremony held in New Delhi on May 11, 2023.

The CDS unit citations award was constituted after the  establishment of the Office of Chief of the Defence Staff in 2019  to boost jointness  and integration in the Armed Forces.  It was decided to award the  selected tri-service units/establishments which function directly under the Chiefs-of-Staff Committee bineally, as an incentive to excel as joint & integrated entities  

 CDS conveyed his appreciation to the three recipients of the citations and urged them to function as torch bearers for other integrated tri-service units and establishments.