Lt Gen Arvind Walia appointed as Engineer-in-Chief of the Army.
Lieutenant General Arvind Walia has been appointed as the next Engineer-in-Chief of the Indian Army.
He will succeed Lt Gen Harpal Singh who retires on 31st December.
An officer of the 1986 batch, Lt Gen Walia is an alumnus of the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, and is also a recipient of the prestigious Silver Medal there.
Lt Gen Walia had earlier commanded an independent squadron in the desert sector, a regiment in Jammu and Kashmir and an engineer brigade on the Western Front. He has also commanded the MEG & Center in Bengaluru.