Dalbir Singh , PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, VSM, ADC (born 28 December 1954) is an Indian Army General and the 26th and current Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) of the Indian Army, who assumed office on 31 July 2014,following the retirement of General Bikram Singh. He served as the Vice Chief of the Army Staff (VCOAS) before taking charge as Chief of the Army Staff.
Singh is a third generation soldier who was born on 28 December 1954 to Smt Ishari Devi and Ch Ramphal Singh, a subedar-major in the 18th Cavalry Regiment of the Indian Army. His family is Hindu Jat based in Bishan village of Jhajjar district in north Indian state of Haryana
Singh completed his primary education in his native village and then moved to Sainik School, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan for his secondary education in 1965 before joining the National Defence Academy in 1970. He holds Master's degrees in Management Studies and Strategic Studies and has also completed the Executive Course offered by the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies in Hawaii as well as the Senior Mission Leaders Course of the United Nations Peace Keeping Centre in Nairobi.
Singh was commissioned into the 4th battalion of the 5 Gorkha Rifles on 16 June 1974. He was an instructor at the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun and served as a Company commander during Operation Pawan in Jaffna, Sri Lanka. He has commanded 33 Rashtriya Rifles in Nagaland. He then commanded the 53 Infantry Brigade, which was involved in counter-insurgency operations in the Kashmir Valley from July 2003 to March 2005, and the 8th Mountain Division in Kargil from October 2007 to December 2008. He was also appointed as the Inspector General of the Special Frontier Force.
Singh has completed various Indian and foreign courses including LDMC at College of Defence Management in 1997-98, National Defence College in 2006, Executive Course in USA in 2005 and Senior Mission Leaders Course (UN) in Kenya in 2007.
Singh has received the following medals and decorations throughout his military career:
Param Vishisht Seva Medal for services of exceptionally high order to the nation.
Uttam Yudh Seva Medal for counter-insurgency operations in the North-Eastern states in addition to the conventional operational role along the Indo-China border.
Ati Vishisht Seva Medal for commanding Mountain Division in the Kargil-Dras sector at high altitude near Line of Control.
Vishisht Seva Medal for intense counter-insurgency operations in the Kashmir valley.
Singh is married to Namita Suhag. She is a graduate from Delhi University with a degree in political science. The couple have three children, two daughters and a son.Known as a sportsperson, he takes special interest in physical activities like riding and swimming. His personal hobbies include daily run of 10;km, horse-riding and playing golf.
Surender Nada was Born On 1 january 1990 in Ahri at Jhajjar Haryana.His Position In team is Defender Left Corner.He Plays For Bengaluru Bulls in Pro Kabaddi League His Height is 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) and Weight is 78 kg (172 lb).