Major General Ashwani Kumar takes over Tiger division as GOC

Jammu, December 30 (Scoop News) –Major General Ashwani Kumar took over the reins of the elite Tiger Division as new General Officer Commanding Today.


In a solemn handing-taking over Ceremony at the Headquarters of Tiger Division, the outgoing GOC Major General Surinder Singh relinquished the command to hand over the same to an equally professional soldier. Major General Surinder Singh was given a tumultuous farewell in a proper Military manner by all ranks of Jammu Garrison. 


During his chequered Military career Major General Ashwani Kumar commanded an Air Defence Regiment, Infantry Brigade and also served as Deputy General Officer Commanding of a Division in J & K. Amidst his high profile staff appointments he was assigned the coveted task of Military Observer on UNO Peace Keeping Mission in Liberia. Besides being a thoroughbred soldier, General Ashwani is also an avid sportsman.