Dimapur, Jan. 11 (EMN): Lieutenant General Rajeev Sirohi, AVSM, VSM, has taken over the reins of 3 Corps on January 11 from Lieutenant General Gopal R, AVSM, SM, who proceeds on posting to Army Headquarters.
Lieutenant General Rajeev Sirohi is an Infantry Officer from the Grenadier Regiment of the Indian Army. Lieutenant General Rajeev Sirohi had an illustrious career encompassing several prestigious staff assignments in military operations as directorate in counter terrorism operations. He commanded an Infantry Brigade in J&K and an Infantry Division in Northeast.
The General Officer has extensive international exposure having served in two United Nations Missions as well as two international courses abroad. His experiences in the region included attending the joint national level meeting in Myanmar and leading the Indian army military delegation for Victory Day celebrations in Bangladesh.