Who is GOC-in-C Eastern Command?

Lt Gen Manoj Pande
The Command is commanded by a three-star rank officer with the title General Officer Commanding-in-Chief(GOC-in-C). Lieutenant General Manoj Pande is the current GOC-in-C, who took over on 1 June 2021….

Eastern Command
Current commander Lt Gen Manoj Pande

Who is GOC-in-C Northern Command?

Lt Gen YK Joshi, UYSM, AVSM, VRC, SM GOC-in-C, Northern Command.

What is GOC-in-C Army?

GOC-in-C. A general officer heading a particularly large or important command, such as Middle East Command or the Allied Armies in Italy, may be called a General Officer Commanding-in-Chief (GOC-in-C). GOC-in-Cs are usually one rank higher than a GOC with GOCs of corps-level formations reporting to them.

What are the 7 commands?

The Indian Army is divided into 7 commands, whose details are given below:

  • Eastern Command (Headquarter – Kolkata)
  • Central Command (Headquarter – Lucknow)
  • Northern Command (Headquarter – Udhampur)
  • Southern Command (Headquarter – Pune)
  • South-Western Command (Headquarter – Jaipur)

Who is the present field marshal of Indian army?

General Manoj Mukund Naravane
Chief of the Army Staff (1955–present)

No. Name Left office
25 General Dalbir Singh Suhag, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, VSM, ADC (born 1954) 31 December 2016
26 General Bipin Rawat, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, YSM, SM, VSM, ADC (1958–2021) 31 December 2019
27 General Manoj Mukund Naravane, PVSM, AVSM, SM, VSM, ADC (born 1960) Incumbent

Who was the GOC 1 Corps during the 1971 war?

I Corps (India)

I Corps
Garrison/HQ Mathura
Engagements Indo-Pakistani War of 1965 Indo-Pakistani War of 1971
Current commander Lieutenant General Manoj Kumar Katiyar

What is Chinar Corps?

XV Corps, or 15 Corps, also known as Chinar Corps, is a Corps of the Indian Army which is presently located in Srinagar and responsible for military operations in the Kashmir Valley. It has participated in all military conflicts with Pakistan and China till date.

Where is the headquarter of Southern Command of the Indian Army?

Southern Command Today. Today, the Southern Command comprises of two Corps with their Headquarters, located at Jodhpur and Bhopal. Amongst the static formations are the Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa Area, with its HQ at Mumbai and the Dakshin Bharat Area with its HQ at Chennai.

What does GOC stand for?


Acronym Definition
GOC General Officer Commanding
GOC Government Of Canada
GOC Georgian Orthodox Church
GOC Government of Chile

What rank is GOC in Indian Army?

Army Commanders (Commander-in-Chief Grade)

Post Rank
General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Northern Command Lieutenant General
General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Eastern Command
General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Western Command
General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Central Command

How many naval commands are there?

There are nine Navy component commands, and their commanders carry out operations within the designated area of responsibility.