Gen Rawat

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Gen Rawat said : "But our concern is that the vacuum that is going to be created should not create space for disruptors to step in, and, therefore, the violence continues in Afghanistan," External link

HindustanTimes Friday, April 16, 2021 4:06:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "But our concern is that the vacuum that is going to be created should not create space for disruptors to step in, and, therefore, the violence continues in Afghanistan," External link

business-standard Thursday, April 15, 2021 9:27:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "They feel that they have arrived and they have a superior armed force because of the technological advantage that they have," "They have been able to create disruptive technologies which can paralyse systems of the adversary, and therefore, they feel that just by doing a little bit of shove and push, they will be able to compel nations to give in to their demands," External link

business-standard Thursday, April 15, 2021 9:27:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "They feel that they have arrived and they have a superior armed force because of the technological advantage that they have," "They have been able to cr eate disruptive technologies which can paralyse systems of the adversary, and therefore, they feel that just by doing a little bit of shove and push, they will be able to compel nations to give in to their demands," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, April 15, 2021 5:56:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “They [China] feel they have arrived. They have superior Armed Forces because of the technological advantage that they have. They have been able to create disruptive technologies which can paralyse systems of the adversaries. So they believe that by some shove and push they can compel nations to give into their demands,” External link

Hindu Thursday, April 15, 2021 5:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The international community has come to our support and said, yes, there is an international order which every nation must follow,” External link

Hindu Thursday, April 15, 2021 5:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The biggest military differential lies in the field of cyber. We know China is capable of launching cyber-attacks on us and that it can disrupt a large number of our systems,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, April 7, 2021 9:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I would unhesitatingly say that the Navy is far ahead than the Army and the Air Force as far as the way they are imbibing technology," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our backyard, hence, continues to remain full of contradictions, disparities and paradoxes. Hence there is an emergent need to develop a vision for the region," "However, one must be careful to not bite more than what one can chew. Hence, the vision for the region, even our global vision must be intrinsically linked to our national interests with a direct link to our national security," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We may not be able to fully catch up with China. So, we are trying to develop some kind of a relationship with western nations and see how better we can get some support from them during peace time at least, which will help us overcome this deficiency,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “we have a lot of stake in Afghanistan” External link

thehindu Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Establishment and operationalisation of JLNs is a very important first step in the direction of logistics integration of our three Services. Acceptance of each other’s limitations and learning from each other’s strengths and best practices is essential to help improve the functioning and efficacy of these nodes,” External link

Hindu Thursday, April 1, 2021 6:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "At present, there are over 120 warships of extra-regional forces deployed in the Indian Ocean Region in support of various missions. Till now, the region, by and large, has remained peaceful albeit under contestation," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 11, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "In recent years, China's economy and military rise coupled with competition to increase the influence in the region has attracted a great deal of interest," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 11, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Most of the countries in the region are seeking to reap the economic dividends through improved maritime connectivity and harnessing blue economy for which infrastructure development is a prerequisite," "Residents' powers and extra-regional powers have shown a renewed interest in investing in infrastructure development in these countries in order to maintain and increase geopolitical influence," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 11, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "In our quest to build a stronger India, we need a peaceful and stable security environment. We need to maintain our strategic autonomy, cooperative relations with extra-regional powers underscored by strong regional linkages that would provide us with a greater degree of strategic leverage," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 11, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “In recent years, China’s economic and military rise, coupled with competition to increase influence in the region, has attracted a great deal of attention. At present, there are over 120 warships of extra-regional forces deployed in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) in support of various missions. For now, by and large, the region has remained peaceful, albeit under contestation,” External link

Hindu Friday, December 11, 2020 12:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat noted : “Today, we are facing increasing security challenges and the best guarantee for peace and stability is to have dissuasive deterrence,” External link

Hindu Friday, December 11, 2020 12:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “At present, there are over 120 warships of extra-regional forces deployed in the Indian Ocean region in support of various missions. Till now the region, by and large, remained peaceful,” External link

financialexpress Friday, December 11, 2020 12:11:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The existing segregated nature of defence and commercial industry ecosystems restricts our capabilities and capacities in making defence equipment. Integrating civil and military technology efforts is the way forward towards for self-reliance,” External link

thehindu Sunday, November 22, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The existing segregated nature of defence and commercial industry ecosystems restricts our capabilities and capacities in making defence equipment. Integrating civil and military technology efforts is the way forward towards for self-reliance,” External link

Hindu Sunday, November 22, 2020 4:55:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are today operating in a very complex, uncertain and a very volatile environment. There are small and big battles raging nearly in every region of the world. Therefore, we all need strong armed forces if we have to defend ourselves, defend our nation, defend the integrity of our nation and the safety and security of our people," "But, then are we saying that armed forces must prepare for war? No. The armed forces must develop capabilities to bring about peace in the region. If we do not have strong armed forces, the adversary will take advantage of us," External link

business-standard Tuesday, November 10, 2020 3:25:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are not hesitant in inviting foreign collaborators who can support our industry, hand-hold them and move on...We also want to share the capabilities with the other armed forces around the globe, particularly in the neighbourhood and extended neighbourhood," "We are willing to support those who need our support, especially those nations which are also going through troubled times and looking at good weapons systems," External link

business-standard Tuesday, November 10, 2020 3:25:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are today operating in a very complex, uncertain and a very volatile environment. There are small and big battles raging nearly in every region of the world. Therefore, we all need strong armed forces if we have to defend ourselves, defend our nation, defend the integrity of our nation and the safety and security of our people,” “But, then are we saying that armed forces must prepare for war? No. The armed forces must develop capabilities to bring about peace in the region. If we do not have strong armed forces, the adversary will take advantage of us,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, November 10, 2020 2:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are not hesitant in inviting foreign collaborators who can support our industry, hand-hold them and move on…We also want to share the capabilities with the other armed forces around the globe, particularly in the neighbourhood and extended neighbourhood,” “We are willing to support those who need our support, especially those nations which are also going through troubled times and looking at good weapons systems,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, November 10, 2020 2:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are today operating in a very complex, uncertain and a very volatile environment. There are small and big battles raging nearly in every region of the world. Therefore, we all need strong armed forces if we have to defend ourselves, defend our nation, defend the integrity of our nation and the safety and security of our people,” “But, then are we saying that armed forces must prepare for war? No. The armed forces must develop capabilities to bring about peace in the region. If we do not have strong armed forces, the adversary will take advantage of us,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, November 10, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are not hesitant in inviting foreign collaborators who can support our industry, hand-hold them and move on...We also want to share the capabilities with the other armed forces around the globe, particularly in the neighbourhood and extended neighbourhood,” “We are willing to support those who need our support, especially those nations which are also going through troubled times and looking at good weapons systems,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, November 10, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are today operating in a very complex, uncertain and a very volatile environment. There are small and big battles raging nearly in every region of the world. Therefore, we all need strong armed forces if we have to defend ourselves, defend our nation, defend the integrity of our nation and the safety and security of our people," "But, then are we saying that armed forces must prepare for war? No. The armed forces must develop capabilities to bring about peace in the region. If we do not have strong armed forces, the adversary will take advantage of us," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, November 10, 2020 12:58:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are not hesitant in inviting foreign collaborators who can support our industry, hand-hold them and move on...We also want to share the capabilities with the other armed forces around the globe, particularly in the neighbourhood and extended neighbourhood," "We are willing to support those who need our support, especially those nations which are also going through troubled times and looking at good weapons systems," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, November 10, 2020 12:58:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Our posturing is unambiguous – status quo has to be restored,” External link

timesofindia Friday, November 6, 2020 8:23:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “In the overall security calculus, a full-scale conflict with China is low on probability. However, border confrontations, transgressions and unprovoked tactical military actions spiralling into a larger conflict cannot be discounted,” External link

timesofindia Friday, November 6, 2020 8:23:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “The situation along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People's Liberation Army (PLA) is facing unanticipated consequences of its misadventure in Ladakh because of the Indian defence forces firm and strong response,” External link

asianage Friday, November 6, 2020 6:20:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Despite its internal instability, failing economy, international isolation and vitiated civil-military relations, Pakistan will continue to profess that Kashmir is their unfinished agenda. Its army will continue to raise the bogey of an existential threat from India to justify its disproportionately large strength and need for funds to maintain its war fighting capabilities,” External link

asianage Friday, November 6, 2020 6:20:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The situation along the LAC in eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People's Liberation Army is facing unanticipated consequences for its misadventure in Ladakh because of firm and strong responses by Indian forces," External link

dnaindia Friday, November 6, 2020 5:27:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added ( about India Ocean ) : "The new Indian template has injected ambiguity and uncertainty in Pakistan, evident in its media reports, about Indian Armed Forces reaction, if Pakistan sponsored terrorists cross the threshold of tolerance," External link

business-standard Friday, November 6, 2020 3:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The increasingly acting in collusion, not only threatens our national integrity and strategic cohesion, but with potential for escalation, poses an omnipresent danger of regional strategic instability” External link

financialexpress Friday, November 6, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat informed : "The situation along the LAC in eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People's Liberation Army is facing unanticipated consequences for its misadventure in Ladakh because of the firm and strong responses by Indian forces," "In the overall security calculus: border confrontations, transgressions, unprovoked tactical military actions -- spiralling into a larger conflict, therefore, cannot be discounted," External link

dnaindia Friday, November 6, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Our posturing is unambiguous. We will not accept any shifting of the LAC . In the overall security calculus, border confrontations, transgressions, unprovoked tactical military actions spiralling into a larger conflict therefore cannot be discounted,” External link

Hindu Friday, November 6, 2020 11:01:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The situation along the LAC in eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People's Liberation Army is facing unanticipated consequences for its misadventure in Ladakh because of firm and strong responses by Indian forces," "Our posturing is unambiguous. We will not accept any shifting of the Line of Actual Control," External link

outlookindia Friday, November 6, 2020 10:46:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The surgical strikes after the Uri attack and Balakot air strikes have delivered a strong message that Pakistan no longer enjoys the impunity of pushing terrorists across the LoC under the nuclear bogey," External link

outlookindia Friday, November 6, 2020 10:46:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The situation along the LAC in eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People’s Liberation Army is facing unanticipated consequences for its misadventure in Ladakh because of firm and strong responses by Indian forces,” “Our posturing is unambiguous. We will not accept any shifting of the Line of Actual Control,” External link

thehindu Friday, November 6, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The surgical strikes after the Uri attack and Balakot air strikes have delivered a strong message that Pakistan no longer enjoys the impunity of pushing terrorists across the LoC under the nuclear bogey,” External link

thehindu Friday, November 6, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “And their Army will continue to raise the bogey of an existential threat from India to justify their disproportionately large strength and need for funds to maintain its war fighting capabilities,” External link

thehindu Friday, November 6, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "We are, however, more concerned about the well-being of the competent frontline soldiers who face the real hardships and on whose courage and valour, we all seem to be basking in glory," External link

timesofindia Thursday, November 5, 2020 12:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added : "This restructuring of the Ministry of Defence gives us the opportunity to embrace forward-looking strategies to seize and exploit the moment and set in motion a dynamic transformation process," External link

business-standard Sunday, September 6, 2020 8:51:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The creation of the Department of Military Affairs (DMA) headed by the CDS, having a central staffing scheme along with amendments to Government of India business rules, in effect, admits the military into the central edifice of the government,” External link

Hindu Saturday, September 5, 2020 5:39:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If any threat develops around our northern borders, Pakistan could take advantage of that and create some trouble for us. Therefore, we have taken adequate precaution to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is sorted and they are not able to succeed in their mission. In fact, they may suffer heavy losses should they attempt any misadventure," External link

dnaindia Friday, September 4, 2020 12:56:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Should any threat develop along our northern borders,” External link

risingkashmir Friday, September 4, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Should any threat develop along our northern borders,” External link

risingkashmir Friday, September 4, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Of late, India has seen some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these,” External link

asianage Friday, September 4, 2020 9:45:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any threat develops around our northern borders, Pakistan could take advantage of that and create some trouble for us. Therefore, we have taken adequate precautions to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is thwarted. In fact, Pakistan may suffer heavy losses should it attempt any misadventure,” External link

timesofindia Friday, September 4, 2020 9:41:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

risingkashmir Friday, September 4, 2020 9:26:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

risingkashmir Friday, September 4, 2020 9:26:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways,” External link

newindianexpress Friday, September 4, 2020 7:29:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Therefore, we have taken adequate precaution to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is sorted and they are not able to succeed in their mission. In fact, they may suffer heavy losses should they attempt any misadventure," External link

newindianexpress Friday, September 4, 2020 7:29:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Should any threat develop along our northern borders,” External link

expressindia Friday, September 4, 2020 4:49:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any threat develops around our northern borders, Pakistan could take advantage of that and create some trouble for us. Therefore, we have taken adequate precautions to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is thwarted. In fact, Pakistan may suffer heavy losses should it attempt any misadventure,” External link

timesofindia Friday, September 4, 2020 12:57:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Therefore, we have taken adequate precaution to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is sorted and they are not able to succeed in their mission. In fact, they may suffer heavy losses should they attempt any misadventure," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 3, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “As far as Quad is concerned, we feel this is a good arrangement which will ensure that the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) and all other oceans around, there is complete FoN without fear of any other nation singularly trying to dominate the oceans,” External link

thehindu Thursday, September 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat noted : “Opportunities exist for us to develop strategic asymmetry in select military domains, especially operations at high altitudes,” External link

thehindu Thursday, September 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Therefore, we have taken adequate precaution to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is sorted and they are not able to succeed in their mission. In fact, they may suffer heavy losses should they attempt any misadventure," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 3, 2020 9:00:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “As far as Quad is concerned, we feel this is a good arrangement which will ensure that the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) and all other oceans around, there is complete FoN without fear of any other nation singularly trying to dominate the oceans,” External link

Hindu Thursday, September 3, 2020 8:54:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat noted : “Opportunities exist for us to develop strategic asymmetry in select military domains, especially operations at high altitudes,” External link

Hindu Thursday, September 3, 2020 8:54:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 3, 2020 7:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 3, 2020 7:25:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 3, 2020 7:00:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

economictimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 6:18:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "Military options to deal with transgressions by the Chinese army in Ladakh are there, but they will be exercised only if talks at the military and the diplomatic level fail," External link

timesofindia Monday, August 24, 2020 11:14:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The New Education Policy will transform the learning process at all levels... The transformation will help the armed forces to identify youth from rural areas who are better adapted to a practical and innovative approach to soldiering,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 2, 2020 8:40:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We need to start formulating GSQRs based on acceptable and desirable requirements… and also give a ‘plus-minus’ leeway...,” External link

Hindu Sunday, May 17, 2020 2:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Theatre commands will mainly be between the Army and the IAF. While it is the northern border there should also be a small Navy element,” External link

thehindu Saturday, May 16, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “In three years, operational instructions will be issued on the theatre commands,” External link

thehindu Saturday, May 16, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Theatre commands will mainly be between the Army and the IAF. While it is the northern border there should also be a small Navy element,” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 16, 2020 3:33:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “In three years, operational instructions will be issued on the theatre commands,” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 16, 2020 3:33:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “We are looking at how to make the SSC more attractive. Looking at a year’s training [course] while exiting after 14 years. We are also looking at other courses and options,” External link

Hindu Thursday, May 14, 2020 7:52:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We should define GSQRs as per our own operational requirements, and not look at what the US or other advanced countries have,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, May 10, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We should define GSQRs as per our own operational requirements, and not look at what the US or other advanced countries have,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, May 10, 2020 12:42:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The armed forces are proud of their courage as they have successfully eliminated the militants. We salute these brave personnel and express our deep felt condolences for the bereaved families," External link

risingkashmir Sunday, May 3, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The armed forces are proud of their courage as they have successfully eliminated the militants. We salute these brave personnel and express our deep felt condolences for the bereaved families," External link

risingkashmir Sunday, May 3, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

outlookindia Sunday, May 3, 2020 10:51:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

outlookindia Sunday, May 3, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “On behalf of defence services we have decided to express our gratitude to all the corona warriors, every person involved to provide support to the nation and its people to ensure all of us remain safe and we are able to overcome this problem,” External link

asianage Saturday, May 2, 2020 8:46:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

timesofindia Saturday, May 2, 2020 3:28:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

business-standard Saturday, May 2, 2020 2:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We wish to convey our gratitude to all corona warriors, who are working hard to keep us safe, and the citizens of our nation,” External link

timesofindia Saturday, May 2, 2020 2:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat announced : “Indian Air Force (IAF) will conduct flypast from Srinagar to Trivandrum and another one starting from Dibrugarh in Assam to Kutch in Gujarat,” External link

Hindu Friday, May 1, 2020 8:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

business-standard Friday, May 1, 2020 8:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our police personnel have been doing a great job in the country's fight against the pandemic. They have been deployed in the red zones. We want to express our gratitude to the police personnel too," External link

business-standard Friday, May 1, 2020 8:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The military dictum is ‘prepare or perish’, but in these times of Covid we have refined it to ‘prepare or suffer’. We must arrest the spread of the virus through a 100% lockdown and social distancing by April 14. With the harvesting season around the corner, India cannot afford the numbers to go up. The military is totally prepared to stand up to the demands made by government and the people,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, April 2, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "The security of Indian Ocean region has to be dealt with by one commander and he will not be required to get approval from Delhi for operational matters including movement of ships," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Then orders will be issued for implementation of the study. We should have the shape of the air defence command by first half of next year," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are planning to have a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir which will including the IB (International Boundary) portion," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "The security of Indian Ocean region has to be dealt with by one commander and he will not be required to get approval from Delhi for operational matters including movement of ships," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Then orders will be issued for implementation of the study. We should have the shape of the air defence command by first half of next year," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are planning to have a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir which will including the IB (International Boundary) portion," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The P-8I aircraft of Indian Navy was deployed in Doklam (during the face-off),” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, February 18, 2020 3:27:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "That is why we ordered only 36 Rafale aircraft," External link

business-standard Tuesday, February 18, 2020 12:06:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "The security of Indian Ocean region has to be dealt with by one commander and he will not be required to get approval from Delhi for operational matters including movement of ships," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Then orders will be issued for implementation of the study. We should have the shape of the air defence command by first half of next year," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are planning to have a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir which will including the IB (International Boundary) portion," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "The P-8I aircraft of Indian Navy was deployed in Doklam (during the face-off)," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "That is why we ordered only 36 Rafale aircraft," External link

timesofindia Monday, February 17, 2020 8:20:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "The security of Indian Ocean region has to be dealt with by one commander and he will not be required to get approval from Delhi for operational matters including movement of ships," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Then orders will be issued for implementation of the study. We should have the shape of the air defence command by first half of next year," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are planning to have a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir which will including the IB (International Boundary) portion," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "The P-8I aircraft of Indian Navy was deployed in Doklam (during the face-off)," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "The Navy says its submarine fleet is dwindling. Then submarine should be our priority," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India is looking at setting up a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir," External link

firstpost Monday, February 17, 2020 1:39:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India is looking at setting up a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 11:57:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India is looking at setting up a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir," External link

timesofindia Monday, February 17, 2020 11:46:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Security of peninsular India should be the responsibility of one Commander. Can we integrate the Eastern and Western Naval commands and call it peninsular command? We will be issuing directives for Perimeter Command by March 31,” External link

Hindu Monday, February 17, 2020 11:26:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India needs to fulfill a larger responsibility in context of global peace. We have to expand our influence," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, February 12, 2020 6:52:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India needs to fulfill a larger responsibility in context of global peace. We have to expand our influence," External link

business-standard Wednesday, February 12, 2020 3:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India needs to fulfill a larger responsibility in context of global peace. We have to expand our influence," External link

business-standard Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:36:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I have been given three years for the creation of theatre commands and I will do it,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, February 4, 2020 9:27:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "All the defence services are tasked to be prepared for any option that may emerge. It is very difficult to predict a scenario. But, we are always prepared for any task that may be assigned to us," External link

economictimes Monday, January 20, 2020 5:17:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “All the defence services are tasked to be prepared for any option that may emerge. It is very difficult to predict a scenario. But, we are always prepared for any task that may be assigned to us,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, January 20, 2020 5:00:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “All the defence services are tasked to be prepared for any option that may emerge. It is very difficult to predict a scenario. But, we are always prepared for any task that may be assigned to us,” External link

Hindu Monday, January 20, 2020 4:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "All the defence services are tasked to be prepared for any option that may emerge. It is very difficult to predict a scenario. But, we are always prepared for any task that may be assigned to us," External link

timesofindia Monday, January 20, 2020 4:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We should start counter-radicalisation programs while identifying who are the people to have been radicalised and to what degree. Then look at them who are completely radicalised and then look towards the future. What we are seeing in Kashmir, young boys and girls as young as 10 years old have been radicalised, but they can still be isolated from radicalisation in a gradual manner," External link

timesofindia Sunday, January 19, 2020 8:46:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Anything that has started can be put to an end. To say that radicalisation cannot be countered, I don’t quiet agree with it. Radicalisation can be countered,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “It is happening from schools, universities, from religious places and sites and then there are group of people who are spreading it,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “But then also start looking at the future like what we are seeing in Kashmir. We saw radicalisation happening. Today we are seeing radicalisation being undertaken even among the people, girls and boys as young as 10 and 12, are now being radicalised,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Let me tell you that even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has got de-radicalisation camps. They have understood that some of the terrorism they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If we think war on terrorism is going to end, we are wrong,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If we think war on terrorism is going to end, we are wrong," External link

outlookindia Friday, January 17, 2020 4:27:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Let me tell you even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has de-radicalisation camps as they have understood that the terrorism that they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them,” External link

financialexpress Friday, January 17, 2020 3:12:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Let me tell you even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has de-radicalisation camps as they have understood that the terrorism that they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them," External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We have to bring an end to terrorism and that can only happen the way the Americans started after the 9/11. Let's go on a spree on global war on terror and let the nations join and fight terrorism together," "In trying to do that, you have to isolate the terrorists. Anybody sponsoring terrorism has to be taken to task," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "You cannot have partners who are partnering with you in the global war on terrorism and yet sponsoring proxies and terror. You have to have an international messaging that has to go to them. Hard action should be taken," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "You have to bring about acceptability in the nations that there are sponsors of terrorism. Denial of terrorism cannot be allowed to continue," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Anybody who is sponsoring terrorism has to be taken to task,” “We cannot have partners who are with us in the global war on terror and yet sponsoring proxies and terror” External link

thenational Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:31:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Let me tell you even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has de-radicalisation camps as they have understood that the terrorism that they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them," External link

economictimes Thursday, January 16, 2020 8:33:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Let me tell you even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has de-radicalisation camps as they have understood that the terrorism that they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them," External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 16, 2020 7:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We should start counter-radicalisation programs while identifying who are the people to have been radicalised and to what degree. Then look at them who are completely radicalised and then look towards the future. What we are seeing in Kashmir , young boys and girls as young as 10 years old have been radicalised, but they can still be isolated from radicalisation in a gradual manner,” External link

india Thursday, January 16, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We should start counter-radicalisation programs while identifying who are the people to have been radicalised and to what degree. Then look at them who are completely radicalised and then look towards the future. What we are seeing in Kashmir, young boys and girls as young as 10 years old have been radicalised, but they can still be isolated from radicalisation in a gradual manner,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 16, 2020 5:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We should start counter-radicalisation programs while identifying who are the people to have been radicalised and to what degree. Then look at them who are completely radicalised and then look towards the future. What we are seeing in Kashmir, young boys and girls as young as 10 years old have been radicalised, but they can still be isolated from radicalisation in a gradual manner," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 16, 2020 4:51:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If we think war on terrorism is going to end, we are wrong," External link

news18 Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:35:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If we think war on terrorism is going to end, we are wrong," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Any country which is sponsoring terrorism has to be taken to task. I feel one of the measures adopted is of blacklisting by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is one good measure. Diplomatic isolation, you have to do this," External link

dnaindia Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:14:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We’ve to bring an end to terrorism and that can only happen the way Americans started after 9/11. They said let’s go on a spree on global war on terror. To do that, you have to isolate the terrorists. Anybody who is sponsoring terrorism has to be taken to task,” External link

thehindu Thursday, January 16, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There are methods of doing ‘theaterisation’. We don’t have to copy from western methods or others. We can have our own systems. We will jointly work out mechanisms…I think it will work,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 2, 2020 12:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS is mandated to facilitate integration, ensure best economical use of resources allocated to the armed forces and bring uniformity in the procurement procedure. I want to assure you that the Army, Navy and Air Force will work as a team and the CDS will ensure integration among these," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, January 1, 2020 8:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS is mandated to facilitate integration, ensure best economical use of resources allocated to the armed forces and bring uniformity in the procurement procedure. I want to assure you that the Army, Navy and Air Force will work as a team and the CDS will ensure integration among these," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 1, 2020 8:06:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS will not try to run a force by his directions. Integration is needed. We have to ensure that 1+1+1 combine of the three services adds up to 5 or 7 and not 3. You have to achieve more through synergy and integration, that is the aim of the CDS," External link

economictimes Wednesday, January 1, 2020 5:17:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS will not try to run a force by his directions. Integration is needed. We have to ensure that 1+1+1 combine of the three services adds up to 5 or 7 and not 3. You have to achieve more through synergy and integration, that is the aim of the CDS," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 1, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added : “As team, we will work towards a goal where 1+1+1 is either five or seven, and not three. What I mean is, the synergised effort should not be the sum of the whole, it should be much more. And we have to achieve that through integration,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, January 1, 2020 12:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I want to assure you, that the Army, the Navy and the Air Force will work as a team. The CDS will keep control over them, but action will be taken through teamwork," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 1, 2020 10:49:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS will not try to run a force by his directions. Integration is needed. We have to ensure that 1+1+1 combine of the three services adds up to 5 or 7 and not 3. You have to achieve more through synergy and integration, that is the aim of the CDS," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 1, 2020 10:49:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “My focus was on Army re-structuring, weapon systems modernisation, and on non-contact warfare,” External link

asianage Wednesday, January 1, 2020 2:01:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I express my gratitude to all soldiers who have stood steadfast under challenging circumstances, performing their duties, keeping the traditions of our armed forces. My special compliment to our soldiers on northern, western and eastern borders who are braving tough winter and icy winds, steadfastly in guarding our country," External link

business-standard Tuesday, December 31, 2019 4:12:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

business-standard Tuesday, December 31, 2019 4:12:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Till now I was Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) and my mandate was limited to the roles and responsibility I was assigned. Now, when I am given a new responsibility, I will think and work according to the new responsibility and vigour,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, December 31, 2019 12:16:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Gen Rawat ) : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of the Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

firstpost Tuesday, December 31, 2019 11:33:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I express my gratitude to all soldiers who have stood steadfast under challenging circumstances, performing their duties, keeping the traditions of our armed forces. My special complement to our soldiers on northern, western and eastern borders who are braving tough winter and icy winds, steadfastly in guarding our country," External link

news18 Tuesday, December 31, 2019 11:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

news18 Tuesday, December 31, 2019 11:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Bipin Rawat ) : "Today as I demit the office of Chief of Army staff, I wish to convey my gratitude to the soldiers, rank and file of Indian Army who have stood steadfast under challenging circumstances. I want to say that the Chief of Army Staff cannot work alone and can work only with the cooperation and teamwork of everyone. Bipin Rawat is just a name. Bipin Rawat can work only when everyone's cooperation is there," "Tomorrow, I will be assuming charge as the Chief of the Defence Staff. I will speak about my priorities after assuming the new position. The work of the Chief of Army Staff is quite complex. As long as I have been in this position, I have been working only as an Army chief. Now, I will think about the new responsibilities that have been handed over to me," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, December 31, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of the Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, December 31, 2019 10:54:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, December 31, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The Indian armed forces not only ensure protection of human rights of our own people but also of adversaries and deal with the prisoners of war as per the Geneva Conventions,” External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 28, 2019 12:12:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The Indian armed forces not only ensure protection of human rights of our own people but also of adversaries and deal with the prisoners of war as per the Geneva Conventions,” External link

thehindu Friday, December 27, 2019 3:28:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The Indian armed forces not only ensure protection of human rights of our own people but also of adversaries and deal with the prisoners of war as per the Geneva Conventions,” External link

Hindu Friday, December 27, 2019 2:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Leaders are not those who lead people in inappropriate directions, as we are witnessing in a large number of university and college students, the way they are leading masses of crowds to carry out arson and violence in our cities and towns. This is not leadership,” External link

asianage Friday, December 27, 2019 12:28:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat added : “Gives you the right advice and then ensures you care for people,” External link

asianage Friday, December 27, 2019 12:28:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Leaders are not those who lead people in inappropriate directions, as we are witnessing in a large number of university and college students, the way they are leading masses of crowds to carry out arson and violence in our cities and towns. This is not leadership,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 26, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Leaders are not those who lead people in inappropriate directions, as we are witnessing in a large number of university and college students, the way they are leading masses of crowds to carry out arson and violence in our cities and towns. This is not leadership,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 26, 2019 6:41:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added : “A leader is a person who leads you in the correct direction, gives you the right advice and then ensures that he cares for the people he leads. So, leadership is by personal example and that is what we in the armed forces are proud of,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 26, 2019 6:41:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "To ensure there is no slippage in production, for the first time, the ordnance factory in Amethi is being headed by a serving Major General of the Army, who will be its CEO. We are confident the first set of rifles coming in dismantled state and assembled here will be available by the end of the year," External link

globalsecurity Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:53:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The Indian Army or the IAF will give all its support to the state government to boost air, rail or road connectivity in remote border areas in higher altitudes," External link

business-standard Sunday, November 3, 2019 1:23:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "To ensure there is no slippage in production, for the first time, the ordnance factory in Amethi is being headed by a serving Major General of the Army, who will be its CEO. We are confident the first set of rifles coming in dismantled state and assembled here will be available by the end of the year," External link

economictimes Friday, October 25, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The infantry soldiers are ever-ready to go into battle on a short notice, and Army wants to empower them. And the empowerment happens by giving the soldier the right kind of war-waging material necessary for a soldier to accomplish its mission," External link

economictimes Friday, October 25, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "To ensure there is no slippage in production, for the first time, the ordnance factory in Amethi is being headed by a serving Major General of the Army, who will be its CEO. We are confident the first set of rifles coming in dismantled state and assembled here will be available by the end of the year," External link

business-standard Friday, October 25, 2019 8:45:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Pakistan army was trying to push in terrorists. We lost two soldiers and a civilian in the Pakistani firing in our ‘depth’ areas,” “Instead of waiting for the terrorists to infiltrate, we decided to target the launch pads since we had the coordinates for them. We had definite information that some camps and launch pads have been activated there (in the Neelum Valley of PoK),” External link

timesofindia Monday, October 21, 2019 9:45:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Kumar Shrestha ) : “The Pak Army was trying to push in terrorists. We lost two soldiers (havildar Padam Bahadur Shrestha and rifleman Kumar Shrestha of the Gorkha Rifles) and a civilian (Mohd Sadiq, 55, of Ghundhishat village) in the Pak firing in our ‘depth’ areas,” “Instead of waiting for the terrorists to infiltrate, we then decided to target the launch pads since we had the coordinates for them. We had definite information that some camps and launch pads have been activated there (in the Neelum Valley of PoK),” External link

timesofindia Sunday, October 20, 2019 9:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “After August 5, we found that infiltration attempts were increasing in Gurez, Keran, Machhil and several other sectors. So, rather than wait for the terrorists to infiltrate, we will hit them at the forward launch pads,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, October 20, 2019 9:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There is pressure on them. They have to take action. We would like them to work towards restoring peace. To be on such a ‘Grey List’ is a setback for any nation,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, October 19, 2019 6:41:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are manufacturing weapons and ammunition not just to arm our defence forces but now we are gradually becoming an export-oriented industry. Our defence exports currently range just about ₹11,000 crore annually and are set to grow to ₹35,000 crore by 2024,” External link

thehindu Friday, October 18, 2019 12:31:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are looking at systems for future warfare. We have to start looking at development of cyber, space, laser, electronic and robotic technologies and artificial intelligence," External link

island Wednesday, October 16, 2019 11:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If we are looking at the contours of future warfare, it may not necessarily be contact warfare. So, there is a realm of non-contact warfare. We need to start looking at development of cyberspace, space, laser, electronic warfare and robotics... and, along with that Artificial Intelligence [AI],” External link

thehindu Tuesday, October 15, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I find it difficult to comprehend when someone proclaims he will use them for conventional war fighting or if he is attacked. Will the world community ever allow you to use nuclear weapons like this? Such statements show an inappropriate understanding of the employment of strategic weapons,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 30, 2019 1:27:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat reported : “Balakot has been reactivated. Balakot was affected, damaged and destroyed. The action had been taken by the Indian Air Force and now they are reactivated,” External link

dailytimesPK Wednesday, September 25, 2019 3:45:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We will make sure this facility is not misused. We always wanted that those who are genuinely disabled should be getting the benefit and not everybody who feels disabled and that is what is being addressed,” External link

Hindu Monday, August 19, 2019 8:50:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "That's normal. Everybody does precautionary deployment and movement of precautionary resources. We should not get too concerned about it," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “That’s normal. Everybody does precautionary deployment and movement of precautionary resources. We should not get too concerned about it,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, August 13, 2019 4:05:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “if the adversary has to activate the LoC, the choice is his” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, August 13, 2019 2:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "That's normal. Everybody does precautionary deployment and movement of precautionary resources. We should not get too concerned about it," External link

business-standard Tuesday, August 13, 2019 2:19:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Everybody does precautionary deployments and movement of precautionary resources. We should not get too concerned about it. That is normal,” External link

thehindu Tuesday, August 13, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The championship will offer unique challenges and opportunities. It is designed to promote co-operation, collaboration and team spirit among the contestants and facilitate sharing of best practices, technology and hardware," External link

business-standard Monday, July 29, 2019 4:20:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I appeal the youth to shun guns and come back to the mainstream for a peaceful future,” External link

risingkashmir Friday, July 26, 2019 11:02:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I appeal the youth to shun guns and come back to the mainstream for a peaceful future,” External link

risingkashmir Friday, July 26, 2019 11:02:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “At times, there are celebrations that take place at the local level. Celebrations were going on our side by our Tibetans in the Demchok sector. Based on that, some Chinese also came to see what was happening,” External link

asianage Sunday, July 14, 2019 2:47:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Celebrations were going on at our side and to see this, some Chinese also came opposite. There was no intrusion,” External link

Hindu Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “we can’t afford to be import-dependent throughout” External link

Hindu Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are working in a coordinated manner for a cogent and synchronised national response against sub-conventional and asymmetric threats by any adversary. Surgical strikes post Uri and Balakot have amply demonstrated our political and military resolve against terror. Any act of terror will not go unpunished,” External link

thehindu Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “we can’t afford to be import-dependent throughout” External link

thehindu Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We don’t think Pakistan will attempt something like that because they have seen the consequences...I can clearly say, in the coming days and years, Pakistan will not dare to attempt any infiltration,” External link

thehindu Friday, July 5, 2019 9:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We don't think Pakistan will attempt something like that because they have seen the consequences... I can clearly say, in coming days and years, Pakistan will not dare to attempt any infiltration,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 5, 2019 6:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We first got the offer in 2017 to co-host the 2018 edition of the Games. But we felt we were not fully ready. So we decided to host it this year,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 5, 2019 6:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat observed : “Unfortunately, grade pay and level has been linked to status,” External link

thehindu Sunday, May 5, 2019 10:19:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat observed : “Unfortunately, grade pay and level has been linked to status,” External link

Hindu Sunday, May 5, 2019 8:50:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat replies : “I follow him very well. I follow him in whatever he says,” “I keep taking up feedback on him. I follow where he goes. I know where he visits […] I do follow him […] and he is the chief of the Pakistan Army so I have to follow him” External link

pakobserver Sunday, February 24, 2019 3:00:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Qamar Bajwa ) : “Let Gen Qamar Bajwa approach me through the Indian government, and we will take a decision on whether to talk or not. I am neither saying yes, nor no,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 5:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat asked : “When anything goes wrong in Kashmir, all of you are quick to blame the Indian Army. Why not blame the Pakistani army, which is inciting people on the ground?” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 5:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I am the chief of the Indian army. The government’s stand is my stand. There are many questions that need to be answered. I will ask him if he [Gen Bajwa] is going to take action against the likes of Hafiz Saeed and Masood Azhar,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 5:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our adversary on the northern borders is spending a huge amount of money on artificial intelligence and cyber warfare. We cannot be left behind. It is time for us also to focus on artificial intelligence and big data analysis rather than just keeping in confined to near definitions," External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 22, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I warn the enemy that we will not hesitate to take heavy action in reply to what they are doing against our country. " External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, January 16, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector,” External link

rediff Tuesday, January 15, 2019 11:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our forces are giving a befitting reply to our enemies along the Line of Control. They are suffering heavy losses. I am warning our enemy (across the LoC) that we will not hesitate in carrying out strong action against any inimical action," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, January 15, 2019 10:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our troops will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, January 15, 2019 10:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, January 15, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector," External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 15, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector," External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 15, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I warn the enemy that we will not hesitate in taking heavy action in reply to what they are doing against our country" External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 15, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector,” External link

india Tuesday, January 15, 2019 12:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “It is hard to argue in these times. But the armed forces find huge resonance in the conservative actions of our society. The Army is conservative. We have neither modernised nor Westernised… We can still take action against people. But we will not allow this to perpetuate into the Army. This cannot be allowed to happen. It is a very serious thing,” External link

thehindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:12:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “certainly are not above the country’s law,” External link

thehindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:12:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Officers and jawans posted on the borders should not be worried about their families left behind in field area family accommodation in Delhi, Pune and other places. We must ensure that their families are safe, secure and well looked after,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 10, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Does India have an interest in Afghanistan? Is answer is yes, then we can’t be out of the bandwagon… Our thinking is that yes we have interest in Afghanistan. If we have an interest and other people want to talk to Taliban, then should we in some way be involved, either directly or indirectly? But we should not be left out,” External link

Hindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 8:31:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Same analogy cannot be applied to J&K. It is a bilateral issue between us and our western neighbour. There is no place for any third party intervention. Here if we have to talk, we have to talk based on our terms and conditions," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 10, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are there to ensure that peace returns to the Valley" External link

business-standard Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added : "I think that is what we need to understand," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We're adopting both hard and soft approaches. The offer to terrorists to join the mainstream stays. If that happens, people of the state will be benefit the most," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Does India have interest in Afghanistan? Then, we cant be out of the bandwagon. Our thinking is yes, we have interest in Afghanistan. Others want to talk to Taliban, then should we in some way be involved? We should not be left out,” External link

Hindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “Unless you are on the high table, you will not know what call to take,” External link

Hindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We have managed the situation well along the northern and western borders," External link

risingkashmir Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We have managed the situation well along the northern and western borders," External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 10, 2019 12:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We have managed the situation well along the northern and western borders," External link

greaterkashmir Thursday, January 10, 2019 12:19:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are only facilitators of peace. We are there to ensure peace returns to the Valley,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We have managed the situation well along the northern and western borders,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I think we have a lot to do with the media and the social media which must be controlled. For this if one particular nation starts controlling a particular media, it will be taken as media rights are being curbed. Therefore, I think the international community must get together in ensuring that the source of the social media is prevented from spreading false information and disinformation because a lot of funds are coming from people who are getting radicalised," External link

risingkashmir Wednesday, January 9, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Yes, there should be talks with Taliban as long as they do not come out with any preconditions and so long as they are looking at lasting peace in Afghanistan and bring stability in that country. It is in our interest, in the regions interest and in Pakistan’s interest,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, January 9, 2019 10:32:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “When you start attaching preconditions, it gives a sense of a notional victory that one or the other side is taking from a position of strength” External link

Hindu Wednesday, January 9, 2019 10:32:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are facing complex and dynamic security challenges along our borders which threaten territorial integrity and internal stability of the nation," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, January 2, 2019 2:55:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our steadfast resolve to ensure territorial integrity has been evident from the collective grit, determination and sacrifice of our troops who have stood their ground under the most challenging, inhospitable and most hostile circumstances," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, January 2, 2019 2:55:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are facing complex and dynamic security challenges along our borders which threaten territorial integrity and internal stability of the nation," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, January 1, 2019 9:02:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our steadfast resolve to ensure territorial integrity has been evident from the collective grit, determination and sacrifice of our troops who have stood their ground under the most challenging, inhospitable and most hostile circumstances," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, January 1, 2019 9:02:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are facing complex and dynamic security challenges along our borders which threaten territorial integrity and internal stability of the nation," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, January 1, 2019 4:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our steadfast resolve to ensure territorial integrity has been evident from the collective grit, determination and sacrifice of our troops who have stood their ground under the most challenging, inhospitable and most hostile circumstances," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, January 1, 2019 4:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Pakistan needs to see what is happening inside their country. Army owns Pakistan and the army has to be in power. For that you need an enemy, or else you're like the European Union nations. To remain in focus, you need an enemy. They have chosen a wrong enemy. They've chosen India. They have been caught out. They should make terrorism the enemy. Then there will be both internal and external peace” External link

greaterkashmir Sunday, December 16, 2018 11:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Aksar dekha gaya hai ki log Bharatiya Sena ko ek employment ka jariya manate hai, naukari hasil karane ka jariya (It is often seen that people feel the Army is a means of employment, a means to get a job)," "I want to warn you, remove this misconception from your minds. The Army is not a means of employment. If you want to join the Army, you have to show physical and mental toughness. You should have the ability to face difficulties," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 14, 2018 10:31:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Kai log, naujawan mere pass ate hai aur kahate ji mujhe Sena me naukari chahiye. Mein unhe kehta hu ki Bharatiya Sena naukari ka sadhan nahi hai. Naukri leni hai to Railways mein jaye... ya apna business khol dijiye (Many people, including youngsters, approach me with a request to give them jobs in the Army. I tell them that the Indian Army is not a means of employment. If you want jobs, then go to the Railways...or start your own business)," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 14, 2018 10:31:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Aksar dekha gaya hai ki log Bharatiya Sena ko ek employment ka jariya manate hai, naukari hasil karane ka jariya (It is often seen that people feel the Army is a means of employment, a means to get a job)," "I want to warn you, remove this misconception from your minds. The Army is not a means of employment. If you want to join the Army, you have to show physical and mental toughness. You should have the ability to face difficulties," External link

economictimes Friday, December 14, 2018 8:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Kai log, naujawan mere pass ate hai aur kahate ji mujhe Sena me naukari chahiye. Mein unhe kehta hu ki Bharatiya Sena naukari ka sadhan nahi hai. Naukri leni hai to Railways mein jaye... ya apna business khol dijiye (Many people, including youngsters, approach me with a request to give them jobs in the Army. I tell them that the Indian Army is not a means of employment. If you want jobs, then go to the Railways...or start your own business)," External link

economictimes Friday, December 14, 2018 8:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Aksar dekha gaya hai ki log Bharatiya Sena ko ek employment ka jariya manate hai, naukari hasil karane ka jariya (It is often seen that people feel the Army is a means of employment, a means to get a job)," "I want to warn you, remove this misconception from your minds. The Army is not a means of employment. If you want to join the Army, you have to show physical and mental toughness. You should have the ability to face difficulties," External link

dnaindia Thursday, December 13, 2018 10:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Kai log, naujawan mere pass ate hai aur kahate ji mujhe Sena me naukari chahiye. Mein unhe kehta hu ki Bharatiya Sena naukari ka sadhan nahi hai. Naukri leni hai to Railways mein jaye... ya apna business khol dijiye (Many people, including youngsters, approach me with a request to give them jobs in the Army. I tell them that the Indian Army is not a means of employment. If you want jobs, then go to the Railways...or start your own business)," External link

dnaindia Thursday, December 13, 2018 10:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...But even without it, we knew who did it," External link

greaterkashmir Monday, December 10, 2018 12:25:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “International community knows who did it…but even without it, we knew who did it,” External link

financialexpress Sunday, December 9, 2018 1:31:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Do not prejudge events without evidence. Please come out with facts. If you have facts available, then judge," External link

outlookindia Sunday, December 9, 2018 12:34:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...but even without it, we knew who did it," External link

outlookindia Sunday, December 9, 2018 12:34:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...but even without it, we knew who did it," External link

ibtimes-in Sunday, December 9, 2018 8:21:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it. But even without it, we knew who did it," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 9, 2018 7:13:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...but even without it, we knew who did it," External link

rediff Sunday, December 9, 2018 7:08:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Gen Rawat ) : “Lt. Gen. Hooda was one of the main persons involved in these operations… I respect his words very much,” External link

asianage Saturday, December 8, 2018 11:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...but even without it, we knew who did it," External link

business-standard Saturday, December 8, 2018 10:09:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat claimed : "infiltrators come from Pakistan to our side and create trouble" "So, if you also want progress and development in the Valley, take this message from here, and tell the people there that guns are not good," External link

risingkashmir Wednesday, December 5, 2018 10:39:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The appointment will not affect Army operations. The government’s strategy on Kashmir has worked. The government is talking from a position of strength,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The interlocutor was appointed and tasked by the government…Give him time…It will not have any effect on the Army’s operations in Kashmir. The policy of the government on Kashmir has worked. The government is speaking from a position of strength,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The appointment will not affect Army operations. The government’s strategy on Kashmir has worked. The government is talking from a position of strength,” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 26, 2017 3:52:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The interlocutor was appointed and tasked by the government…Give him time…It will not have any effect on the Army’s operations in Kashmir. The policy of the government on Kashmir has worked. The government is speaking from a position of strength,” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 26, 2017 3:52:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There has been a lot of ceasefire violations and heavy weapons too are being used. Many times it affects the soil and loosens it up. When there is a heavy snowfall on such a loose soil and if there is a slope, it triggers danger of an avalanche,” External link

thehindu Monday, January 30, 2017 4:01:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Ceasefire violations and use of heavy weapons by Pakistani troops are leading to loosening of soil, thus creating danger of a landslide. Global warming is also leading to cracks in glaciers,” External link

thehindu Monday, January 30, 2017 4:01:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There has been a lot of ceasefire violations and heavy weapons too are being used. Many times it affects the soil and loosens it up. When there is a heavy snowfall on such a loose soil and if there is a slope, it triggers danger of an avalanche,” External link

Hindu Monday, January 30, 2017 12:55:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Ceasefire violations and use of heavy weapons by Pakistani troops are leading to loosening of soil, thus creating danger of a landslide. Global warming is also leading to cracks in glaciers,” External link

Hindu Monday, January 30, 2017 12:55:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There has been a lot of ceasefire violations and heavy weapons too are being used. Many times it affects the soil and loosens it up. When there is a heavy snowfall on such a loose soil and if there is a slope, it triggers danger of an avalanche,” External link

thehindu Sunday, January 29, 2017 11:14:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Ceasefire violations and use of heavy weapons by Pakistani troops are leading to loosening of soil, thus creating danger of a landslide. Global warming is also leading to cracks in glaciers,” External link

thehindu Sunday, January 29, 2017 11:14:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat warned : “A few colleagues are using social media to draw the media’s attention to their problems. It affects the morale of the jawans and thereby the army… You can be held guilty of a crime… and get punished,” External link

expressindia Monday, January 16, 2017 7:04:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly,” “Aapne jo karwai ki hai aap iske liye apradhjanak hain, aur saza ke haqdaar ho sakte hain (You are violating rules by your act and you could be punished for that),” External link

mid-day Monday, January 16, 2017 8:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly,” “Aapne jo karwai ki hai aap iske liye apradhjanak hain, aur saza ke haqdaar ho sakte hain (You are violating rules by your act and you could be punished for that),” External link

mid-day Monday, January 16, 2017 6:58:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat warned : “A few colleagues are using social media to draw the media's attention to their problems. It affects the morale of the jawans and thereby the army... You can be held guilty of a crime... and get punished,” External link

thehindu Monday, January 16, 2017 2:13:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat warned : “A few colleagues are using social media to draw the media's attention to their problems. It affects the morale of the jawans and thereby the army... You can be held guilty of a crime... and get punished,” External link

Hindu Sunday, January 15, 2017 9:41:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly,” External link

expressindia Sunday, January 15, 2017 7:06:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “On the northern front, India wants peace with China. Both sides are adopting confidence building measures (CBMs) so that tension on the border can be reduced. Despite transgressions on LAC, the armies on both sides have improved on mutual coordination,” “I understand that our competitors are aware of our strengths. While being always ready, our policy is to take action at any place and any time. Our efforts to restore peace on the border must not be viewed as our weakness,” External link

expressindia Sunday, January 15, 2017 7:06:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly," "Aapne jo karwai ki hai aap iske liye apradhjanak hain, aur saza ke haqdaar ho sakte hain (You are violating rules by your act and you could be punished for that)," External link

economictimes Sunday, January 15, 2017 3:58:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "On the northern front, India wants peace with China. Both sides are adopting confidence building measures (CBMs) so that tension on the border can be reduced. Despite transgressions on LAC, the armies on both sides have improved on mutual coordination," "I understand that our competitors are aware of our strengths. While being always ready, our policy is to take action at any place and any time. Our efforts to restore peace on the border must not be viewed as our weakness," External link

economictimes Sunday, January 15, 2017 3:58:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat warned : “A few colleagues are using social media to draw the media's attention to their problems. It affects the morale of the jawans and thereby the Army... You can be held guilty of a crime... and get punished,” External link

Hindu Sunday, January 15, 2017 1:45:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly,” External link

rediff Sunday, January 15, 2017 1:40:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We will do it again if needed,” External link

pakobserver Saturday, January 14, 2017 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Suggestion-cum-grievance boxes are being installed at the Army headquarters and at other commands. Anybody having any complaint can use those boxes to voice dissatisfaction. We will address it,” “Still if the grievance is not addressed, whoever has any problem can come to me directly,” External link

pakobserver Saturday, January 14, 2017 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We have reached out to each other... If there is anything that needs to be investigated, if it is brought to my notice, we will look into it,” External link

thehindu Saturday, January 14, 2017 6:15:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We have reached out to each other...If there is anything that needs to be investigated, if it is brought to my notice, we will look into it,” External link

thehindu Saturday, January 14, 2017 2:12:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We have reached out to each other... If there is anything that needs to be investigated, if it is brought to my notice, we will look into it,” External link

Hindu Saturday, January 14, 2017 12:32:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We have reached out to each other...If there is anything that needs to be investigated, if it is brought to my notice, we will look into it,” External link

Hindu Friday, January 13, 2017 11:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We will enable them with new missile systems, which are available with our adversaries,” External link

economictimes Friday, January 13, 2017 7:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told ( about Army Commander ) : "I have issued orders that at the Army headquarters, we will have COAS grievance and redressal boxes and subsequently in all formations," External link

Hindu Friday, January 13, 2017 2:01:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We will calibrate the response in a manner it hits them hard and compels them to think in the long run whether they need to completely rethink their strategy on supporting insurgency and terrorism in our state," External link

economictimes Thursday, January 5, 2017 8:25:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Army Commander ) : “Of course he was my senior and we have broken bread together. And I find that there has been no change, whatsoever, in the nature of support he has been extending to me after my announcement as Chief of Army Staff,” External link

expressindia Thursday, January 5, 2017 12:11:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “It was a message that needed to be communicated,” External link

tribune Wednesday, January 4, 2017 9:08:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat added : “The demonstration of the surgical strike was just one such means. We are working on other such methodologies,” External link

tribune Wednesday, January 4, 2017 9:08:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The raisings for the new corps are underway, while weapons and equipment are also being acquired. The infrastructure is also coming up. There is full support from the government. All adversaries respect strength, which comes from having the capability to strike across the border," External link

economictimes Wednesday, January 4, 2017 9:08:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “The so-called surgical strikes were more of messaging. It was a messaging that was needed to be communicated,” External link

pakobserver Wednesday, January 4, 2017 5:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "The [so-called] surgical strikes were more of messaging. It was a messaging that was needed to be communicated," External link

dailytimesPK Wednesday, January 4, 2017 3:25:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “The [so-called] surgical strikes were more of messaging. It was a messaging that was needed to be communicated,” External link

dailytimesPK Tuesday, January 3, 2017 9:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “The so-called surgical strikes were more of messaging. It was a messaging that was needed to be communicated,” External link

tribune Tuesday, January 3, 2017 5:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “As far as armed forces are concerned, we are tasked to be prepared for a two-front war and I think we are capable of carrying out our task in whatever manner that we may be asked to do by the political hierarchy,” External link

expressindia Monday, January 2, 2017 11:34:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "As far as armed forces are concerned, we are tasked to be prepared for a two-front war and I think we are capable of carrying out our task in whatever manner that we may be asked to do by the political hierarchy," External link

economictimes Monday, January 2, 2017 9:00:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Our country, our army wants peace and tranquility at the border. But it does not mean that we are weak. We are capable and powerful in all forms and if need be, we will not shy away from using our power in any form. "Our aim is that peace is maintained at the border. But I will say it again that if need be, we will not hesitate in using our power,” External link

mid-day Monday, January 2, 2017 8:59:00 AM EAT



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Gen Rawat said ( about Gen Rawat ) : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of the Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

firstpost Tuesday, December 31, 2019 11:33:00 AM EAT

Palaniappan Chidambaram said ( about Gen Rawat ) : "UP police chief and Army General are being asked to support the government. It is a shame. Let me appeal to Gen Rawat, you head the army and mind your business. We do not tell what you must do in a war. You fight the war with your ideas and let us manage the politics of this country," External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 29, 2019 11:05:00 AM EAT

Palaniappan Chidambaram said ( about Gen Rawat ) : “UP police chief and Army General are being asked to support the government. It is a shame. Let me appeal to Gen Rawat, you head the army and mind your business. We do not tell what you must do in a war. You fight the war with your ideas and let us manage the politics of this country,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 29, 2019 3:10:00 AM EAT

Markandey Katju wrote ( about Gen Rawat ) : “Congratulations to Gen Rawat whose soldiers killed 7 civilians in a Jallianwalabagh or My Lai type massacre in Pulwama, Kashmir. How brave of the Indian army General,” External link

greaterkashmir Sunday, December 16, 2018 11:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Gen Rawat ) : “Lt. Gen. Hooda was one of the main persons involved in these operations… I respect his words very much,” External link

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Gen Rawat said : "But our concern is that the vacuum that is going to be created should not create space for disruptors to step in, and, therefore, the violence continues in Afghanistan," External link

HindustanTimes Friday, April 16, 2021 4:06:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "But our concern is that the vacuum that is going to be created should not create space for disruptors to step in, and, therefore, the violence continues in Afghanistan," External link

business-standard Thursday, April 15, 2021 9:27:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "They feel that they have arrived and they have a superior armed force because of the technological advantage that they have," "They have been able to create disruptive technologies which can paralyse systems of the adversary, and therefore, they feel that just by doing a little bit of shove and push, they will be able to compel nations to give in to their demands," External link

business-standard Thursday, April 15, 2021 9:27:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "They feel that they have arrived and they have a superior armed force because of the technological advantage that they have," "They have been able to cr eate disruptive technologies which can paralyse systems of the adversary, and therefore, they feel that just by doing a little bit of shove and push, they will be able to compel nations to give in to their demands," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, April 15, 2021 5:56:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “They [China] feel they have arrived. They have superior Armed Forces because of the technological advantage that they have. They have been able to create disruptive technologies which can paralyse systems of the adversaries. So they believe that by some shove and push they can compel nations to give into their demands,” External link

Hindu Thursday, April 15, 2021 5:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The international community has come to our support and said, yes, there is an international order which every nation must follow,” External link

Hindu Thursday, April 15, 2021 5:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The biggest military differential lies in the field of cyber. We know China is capable of launching cyber-attacks on us and that it can disrupt a large number of our systems,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, April 7, 2021 9:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I would unhesitatingly say that the Navy is far ahead than the Army and the Air Force as far as the way they are imbibing technology," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our backyard, hence, continues to remain full of contradictions, disparities and paradoxes. Hence there is an emergent need to develop a vision for the region," "However, one must be careful to not bite more than what one can chew. Hence, the vision for the region, even our global vision must be intrinsically linked to our national interests with a direct link to our national security," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We may not be able to fully catch up with China. So, we are trying to develop some kind of a relationship with western nations and see how better we can get some support from them during peace time at least, which will help us overcome this deficiency,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “we have a lot of stake in Afghanistan” External link

thehindu Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Establishment and operationalisation of JLNs is a very important first step in the direction of logistics integration of our three Services. Acceptance of each other’s limitations and learning from each other’s strengths and best practices is essential to help improve the functioning and efficacy of these nodes,” External link

Hindu Thursday, April 1, 2021 6:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "At present, there are over 120 warships of extra-regional forces deployed in the Indian Ocean Region in support of various missions. Till now, the region, by and large, has remained peaceful albeit under contestation," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 11, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "In recent years, China's economy and military rise coupled with competition to increase the influence in the region has attracted a great deal of interest," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 11, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Most of the countries in the region are seeking to reap the economic dividends through improved maritime connectivity and harnessing blue economy for which infrastructure development is a prerequisite," "Residents' powers and extra-regional powers have shown a renewed interest in investing in infrastructure development in these countries in order to maintain and increase geopolitical influence," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 11, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "In our quest to build a stronger India, we need a peaceful and stable security environment. We need to maintain our strategic autonomy, cooperative relations with extra-regional powers underscored by strong regional linkages that would provide us with a greater degree of strategic leverage," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 11, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “In recent years, China’s economic and military rise, coupled with competition to increase influence in the region, has attracted a great deal of attention. At present, there are over 120 warships of extra-regional forces deployed in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) in support of various missions. For now, by and large, the region has remained peaceful, albeit under contestation,” External link

Hindu Friday, December 11, 2020 12:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat noted : “Today, we are facing increasing security challenges and the best guarantee for peace and stability is to have dissuasive deterrence,” External link

Hindu Friday, December 11, 2020 12:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “At present, there are over 120 warships of extra-regional forces deployed in the Indian Ocean region in support of various missions. Till now the region, by and large, remained peaceful,” External link

financialexpress Friday, December 11, 2020 12:11:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The existing segregated nature of defence and commercial industry ecosystems restricts our capabilities and capacities in making defence equipment. Integrating civil and military technology efforts is the way forward towards for self-reliance,” External link

thehindu Sunday, November 22, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The existing segregated nature of defence and commercial industry ecosystems restricts our capabilities and capacities in making defence equipment. Integrating civil and military technology efforts is the way forward towards for self-reliance,” External link

Hindu Sunday, November 22, 2020 4:55:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are today operating in a very complex, uncertain and a very volatile environment. There are small and big battles raging nearly in every region of the world. Therefore, we all need strong armed forces if we have to defend ourselves, defend our nation, defend the integrity of our nation and the safety and security of our people," "But, then are we saying that armed forces must prepare for war? No. The armed forces must develop capabilities to bring about peace in the region. If we do not have strong armed forces, the adversary will take advantage of us," External link

business-standard Tuesday, November 10, 2020 3:25:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are not hesitant in inviting foreign collaborators who can support our industry, hand-hold them and move on...We also want to share the capabilities with the other armed forces around the globe, particularly in the neighbourhood and extended neighbourhood," "We are willing to support those who need our support, especially those nations which are also going through troubled times and looking at good weapons systems," External link

business-standard Tuesday, November 10, 2020 3:25:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are today operating in a very complex, uncertain and a very volatile environment. There are small and big battles raging nearly in every region of the world. Therefore, we all need strong armed forces if we have to defend ourselves, defend our nation, defend the integrity of our nation and the safety and security of our people,” “But, then are we saying that armed forces must prepare for war? No. The armed forces must develop capabilities to bring about peace in the region. If we do not have strong armed forces, the adversary will take advantage of us,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, November 10, 2020 2:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are not hesitant in inviting foreign collaborators who can support our industry, hand-hold them and move on…We also want to share the capabilities with the other armed forces around the globe, particularly in the neighbourhood and extended neighbourhood,” “We are willing to support those who need our support, especially those nations which are also going through troubled times and looking at good weapons systems,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, November 10, 2020 2:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are today operating in a very complex, uncertain and a very volatile environment. There are small and big battles raging nearly in every region of the world. Therefore, we all need strong armed forces if we have to defend ourselves, defend our nation, defend the integrity of our nation and the safety and security of our people,” “But, then are we saying that armed forces must prepare for war? No. The armed forces must develop capabilities to bring about peace in the region. If we do not have strong armed forces, the adversary will take advantage of us,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, November 10, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are not hesitant in inviting foreign collaborators who can support our industry, hand-hold them and move on...We also want to share the capabilities with the other armed forces around the globe, particularly in the neighbourhood and extended neighbourhood,” “We are willing to support those who need our support, especially those nations which are also going through troubled times and looking at good weapons systems,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, November 10, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are today operating in a very complex, uncertain and a very volatile environment. There are small and big battles raging nearly in every region of the world. Therefore, we all need strong armed forces if we have to defend ourselves, defend our nation, defend the integrity of our nation and the safety and security of our people," "But, then are we saying that armed forces must prepare for war? No. The armed forces must develop capabilities to bring about peace in the region. If we do not have strong armed forces, the adversary will take advantage of us," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, November 10, 2020 12:58:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are not hesitant in inviting foreign collaborators who can support our industry, hand-hold them and move on...We also want to share the capabilities with the other armed forces around the globe, particularly in the neighbourhood and extended neighbourhood," "We are willing to support those who need our support, especially those nations which are also going through troubled times and looking at good weapons systems," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, November 10, 2020 12:58:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Our posturing is unambiguous – status quo has to be restored,” External link

timesofindia Friday, November 6, 2020 8:23:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “In the overall security calculus, a full-scale conflict with China is low on probability. However, border confrontations, transgressions and unprovoked tactical military actions spiralling into a larger conflict cannot be discounted,” External link

timesofindia Friday, November 6, 2020 8:23:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “The situation along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People's Liberation Army (PLA) is facing unanticipated consequences of its misadventure in Ladakh because of the Indian defence forces firm and strong response,” External link

asianage Friday, November 6, 2020 6:20:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Despite its internal instability, failing economy, international isolation and vitiated civil-military relations, Pakistan will continue to profess that Kashmir is their unfinished agenda. Its army will continue to raise the bogey of an existential threat from India to justify its disproportionately large strength and need for funds to maintain its war fighting capabilities,” External link

asianage Friday, November 6, 2020 6:20:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The situation along the LAC in eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People's Liberation Army is facing unanticipated consequences for its misadventure in Ladakh because of firm and strong responses by Indian forces," External link

dnaindia Friday, November 6, 2020 5:27:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added ( about India Ocean ) : "The new Indian template has injected ambiguity and uncertainty in Pakistan, evident in its media reports, about Indian Armed Forces reaction, if Pakistan sponsored terrorists cross the threshold of tolerance," External link

business-standard Friday, November 6, 2020 3:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The increasingly acting in collusion, not only threatens our national integrity and strategic cohesion, but with potential for escalation, poses an omnipresent danger of regional strategic instability” External link

financialexpress Friday, November 6, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat informed : "The situation along the LAC in eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People's Liberation Army is facing unanticipated consequences for its misadventure in Ladakh because of the firm and strong responses by Indian forces," "In the overall security calculus: border confrontations, transgressions, unprovoked tactical military actions -- spiralling into a larger conflict, therefore, cannot be discounted," External link

dnaindia Friday, November 6, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Our posturing is unambiguous. We will not accept any shifting of the LAC . In the overall security calculus, border confrontations, transgressions, unprovoked tactical military actions spiralling into a larger conflict therefore cannot be discounted,” External link

Hindu Friday, November 6, 2020 11:01:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The situation along the LAC in eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People's Liberation Army is facing unanticipated consequences for its misadventure in Ladakh because of firm and strong responses by Indian forces," "Our posturing is unambiguous. We will not accept any shifting of the Line of Actual Control," External link

outlookindia Friday, November 6, 2020 10:46:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The surgical strikes after the Uri attack and Balakot air strikes have delivered a strong message that Pakistan no longer enjoys the impunity of pushing terrorists across the LoC under the nuclear bogey," External link

outlookindia Friday, November 6, 2020 10:46:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The situation along the LAC in eastern Ladakh remains tense and the People’s Liberation Army is facing unanticipated consequences for its misadventure in Ladakh because of firm and strong responses by Indian forces,” “Our posturing is unambiguous. We will not accept any shifting of the Line of Actual Control,” External link

thehindu Friday, November 6, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The surgical strikes after the Uri attack and Balakot air strikes have delivered a strong message that Pakistan no longer enjoys the impunity of pushing terrorists across the LoC under the nuclear bogey,” External link

thehindu Friday, November 6, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “And their Army will continue to raise the bogey of an existential threat from India to justify their disproportionately large strength and need for funds to maintain its war fighting capabilities,” External link

thehindu Friday, November 6, 2020 9:47:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "We are, however, more concerned about the well-being of the competent frontline soldiers who face the real hardships and on whose courage and valour, we all seem to be basking in glory," External link

timesofindia Thursday, November 5, 2020 12:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added : "This restructuring of the Ministry of Defence gives us the opportunity to embrace forward-looking strategies to seize and exploit the moment and set in motion a dynamic transformation process," External link

business-standard Sunday, September 6, 2020 8:51:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The creation of the Department of Military Affairs (DMA) headed by the CDS, having a central staffing scheme along with amendments to Government of India business rules, in effect, admits the military into the central edifice of the government,” External link

Hindu Saturday, September 5, 2020 5:39:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If any threat develops around our northern borders, Pakistan could take advantage of that and create some trouble for us. Therefore, we have taken adequate precaution to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is sorted and they are not able to succeed in their mission. In fact, they may suffer heavy losses should they attempt any misadventure," External link

dnaindia Friday, September 4, 2020 12:56:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Should any threat develop along our northern borders,” External link

risingkashmir Friday, September 4, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Should any threat develop along our northern borders,” External link

risingkashmir Friday, September 4, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Of late, India has seen some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these,” External link

asianage Friday, September 4, 2020 9:45:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any threat develops around our northern borders, Pakistan could take advantage of that and create some trouble for us. Therefore, we have taken adequate precautions to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is thwarted. In fact, Pakistan may suffer heavy losses should it attempt any misadventure,” External link

timesofindia Friday, September 4, 2020 9:41:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

risingkashmir Friday, September 4, 2020 9:26:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

risingkashmir Friday, September 4, 2020 9:26:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways,” External link

newindianexpress Friday, September 4, 2020 7:29:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Therefore, we have taken adequate precaution to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is sorted and they are not able to succeed in their mission. In fact, they may suffer heavy losses should they attempt any misadventure," External link

newindianexpress Friday, September 4, 2020 7:29:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Should any threat develop along our northern borders,” External link

expressindia Friday, September 4, 2020 4:49:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any threat develops around our northern borders, Pakistan could take advantage of that and create some trouble for us. Therefore, we have taken adequate precautions to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is thwarted. In fact, Pakistan may suffer heavy losses should it attempt any misadventure,” External link

timesofindia Friday, September 4, 2020 12:57:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Therefore, we have taken adequate precaution to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is sorted and they are not able to succeed in their mission. In fact, they may suffer heavy losses should they attempt any misadventure," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 3, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “As far as Quad is concerned, we feel this is a good arrangement which will ensure that the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) and all other oceans around, there is complete FoN without fear of any other nation singularly trying to dominate the oceans,” External link

thehindu Thursday, September 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat noted : “Opportunities exist for us to develop strategic asymmetry in select military domains, especially operations at high altitudes,” External link

thehindu Thursday, September 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Therefore, we have taken adequate precaution to ensure that any such misadventure by Pakistan is sorted and they are not able to succeed in their mission. In fact, they may suffer heavy losses should they attempt any misadventure," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 3, 2020 9:00:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : “As far as Quad is concerned, we feel this is a good arrangement which will ensure that the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) and all other oceans around, there is complete FoN without fear of any other nation singularly trying to dominate the oceans,” External link

Hindu Thursday, September 3, 2020 8:54:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat noted : “Opportunities exist for us to develop strategic asymmetry in select military domains, especially operations at high altitudes,” External link

Hindu Thursday, September 3, 2020 8:54:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 3, 2020 7:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

business-standard Thursday, September 3, 2020 7:25:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 3, 2020 7:00:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Of late, India has been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of handling these in the best suitable ways," External link

economictimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 6:18:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "Military options to deal with transgressions by the Chinese army in Ladakh are there, but they will be exercised only if talks at the military and the diplomatic level fail," External link

timesofindia Monday, August 24, 2020 11:14:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The New Education Policy will transform the learning process at all levels... The transformation will help the armed forces to identify youth from rural areas who are better adapted to a practical and innovative approach to soldiering,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 2, 2020 8:40:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We need to start formulating GSQRs based on acceptable and desirable requirements… and also give a ‘plus-minus’ leeway...,” External link

Hindu Sunday, May 17, 2020 2:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Theatre commands will mainly be between the Army and the IAF. While it is the northern border there should also be a small Navy element,” External link

thehindu Saturday, May 16, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “In three years, operational instructions will be issued on the theatre commands,” External link

thehindu Saturday, May 16, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Theatre commands will mainly be between the Army and the IAF. While it is the northern border there should also be a small Navy element,” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 16, 2020 3:33:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “In three years, operational instructions will be issued on the theatre commands,” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 16, 2020 3:33:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “We are looking at how to make the SSC more attractive. Looking at a year’s training [course] while exiting after 14 years. We are also looking at other courses and options,” External link

Hindu Thursday, May 14, 2020 7:52:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We should define GSQRs as per our own operational requirements, and not look at what the US or other advanced countries have,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, May 10, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We should define GSQRs as per our own operational requirements, and not look at what the US or other advanced countries have,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, May 10, 2020 12:42:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The armed forces are proud of their courage as they have successfully eliminated the militants. We salute these brave personnel and express our deep felt condolences for the bereaved families," External link

risingkashmir Sunday, May 3, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The armed forces are proud of their courage as they have successfully eliminated the militants. We salute these brave personnel and express our deep felt condolences for the bereaved families," External link

risingkashmir Sunday, May 3, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

outlookindia Sunday, May 3, 2020 10:51:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

outlookindia Sunday, May 3, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “On behalf of defence services we have decided to express our gratitude to all the corona warriors, every person involved to provide support to the nation and its people to ensure all of us remain safe and we are able to overcome this problem,” External link

asianage Saturday, May 2, 2020 8:46:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

timesofindia Saturday, May 2, 2020 3:28:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

business-standard Saturday, May 2, 2020 2:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We wish to convey our gratitude to all corona warriors, who are working hard to keep us safe, and the citizens of our nation,” External link

timesofindia Saturday, May 2, 2020 2:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat announced : “Indian Air Force (IAF) will conduct flypast from Srinagar to Trivandrum and another one starting from Dibrugarh in Assam to Kutch in Gujarat,” External link

Hindu Friday, May 1, 2020 8:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The nation stood together and showed resilience in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. On behalf of armed forces, we want to thank all the corona warriors -- doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police, home guards, delivery boys and media," External link

business-standard Friday, May 1, 2020 8:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our police personnel have been doing a great job in the country's fight against the pandemic. They have been deployed in the red zones. We want to express our gratitude to the police personnel too," External link

business-standard Friday, May 1, 2020 8:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The military dictum is ‘prepare or perish’, but in these times of Covid we have refined it to ‘prepare or suffer’. We must arrest the spread of the virus through a 100% lockdown and social distancing by April 14. With the harvesting season around the corner, India cannot afford the numbers to go up. The military is totally prepared to stand up to the demands made by government and the people,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, April 2, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "The security of Indian Ocean region has to be dealt with by one commander and he will not be required to get approval from Delhi for operational matters including movement of ships," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Then orders will be issued for implementation of the study. We should have the shape of the air defence command by first half of next year," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are planning to have a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir which will including the IB (International Boundary) portion," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "The security of Indian Ocean region has to be dealt with by one commander and he will not be required to get approval from Delhi for operational matters including movement of ships," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Then orders will be issued for implementation of the study. We should have the shape of the air defence command by first half of next year," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are planning to have a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir which will including the IB (International Boundary) portion," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The P-8I aircraft of Indian Navy was deployed in Doklam (during the face-off),” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, February 18, 2020 3:27:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "That is why we ordered only 36 Rafale aircraft," External link

business-standard Tuesday, February 18, 2020 12:06:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "The security of Indian Ocean region has to be dealt with by one commander and he will not be required to get approval from Delhi for operational matters including movement of ships," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Then orders will be issued for implementation of the study. We should have the shape of the air defence command by first half of next year," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are planning to have a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir which will including the IB (International Boundary) portion," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "The P-8I aircraft of Indian Navy was deployed in Doklam (during the face-off)," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "That is why we ordered only 36 Rafale aircraft," External link

timesofindia Monday, February 17, 2020 8:20:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about India Ocean ) : "The security of Indian Ocean region has to be dealt with by one commander and he will not be required to get approval from Delhi for operational matters including movement of ships," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Then orders will be issued for implementation of the study. We should have the shape of the air defence command by first half of next year," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are planning to have a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir which will including the IB (International Boundary) portion," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "The P-8I aircraft of Indian Navy was deployed in Doklam (during the face-off)," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "The Navy says its submarine fleet is dwindling. Then submarine should be our priority," External link

news18 Monday, February 17, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India is looking at setting up a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir," External link

firstpost Monday, February 17, 2020 1:39:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India is looking at setting up a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir," External link

business-standard Monday, February 17, 2020 11:57:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India is looking at setting up a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir," External link

timesofindia Monday, February 17, 2020 11:46:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Security of peninsular India should be the responsibility of one Commander. Can we integrate the Eastern and Western Naval commands and call it peninsular command? We will be issuing directives for Perimeter Command by March 31,” External link

Hindu Monday, February 17, 2020 11:26:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India needs to fulfill a larger responsibility in context of global peace. We have to expand our influence," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, February 12, 2020 6:52:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India needs to fulfill a larger responsibility in context of global peace. We have to expand our influence," External link

business-standard Wednesday, February 12, 2020 3:43:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "India needs to fulfill a larger responsibility in context of global peace. We have to expand our influence," External link

business-standard Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:36:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I have been given three years for the creation of theatre commands and I will do it,” External link

timesofindia Tuesday, February 4, 2020 9:27:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "All the defence services are tasked to be prepared for any option that may emerge. It is very difficult to predict a scenario. But, we are always prepared for any task that may be assigned to us," External link

economictimes Monday, January 20, 2020 5:17:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “All the defence services are tasked to be prepared for any option that may emerge. It is very difficult to predict a scenario. But, we are always prepared for any task that may be assigned to us,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, January 20, 2020 5:00:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “All the defence services are tasked to be prepared for any option that may emerge. It is very difficult to predict a scenario. But, we are always prepared for any task that may be assigned to us,” External link

Hindu Monday, January 20, 2020 4:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "All the defence services are tasked to be prepared for any option that may emerge. It is very difficult to predict a scenario. But, we are always prepared for any task that may be assigned to us," External link

timesofindia Monday, January 20, 2020 4:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We should start counter-radicalisation programs while identifying who are the people to have been radicalised and to what degree. Then look at them who are completely radicalised and then look towards the future. What we are seeing in Kashmir, young boys and girls as young as 10 years old have been radicalised, but they can still be isolated from radicalisation in a gradual manner," External link

timesofindia Sunday, January 19, 2020 8:46:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Anything that has started can be put to an end. To say that radicalisation cannot be countered, I don’t quiet agree with it. Radicalisation can be countered,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “It is happening from schools, universities, from religious places and sites and then there are group of people who are spreading it,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “But then also start looking at the future like what we are seeing in Kashmir. We saw radicalisation happening. Today we are seeing radicalisation being undertaken even among the people, girls and boys as young as 10 and 12, are now being radicalised,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Let me tell you that even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has got de-radicalisation camps. They have understood that some of the terrorism they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If we think war on terrorism is going to end, we are wrong,” External link

asianage Friday, January 17, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If we think war on terrorism is going to end, we are wrong," External link

outlookindia Friday, January 17, 2020 4:27:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Let me tell you even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has de-radicalisation camps as they have understood that the terrorism that they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them,” External link

financialexpress Friday, January 17, 2020 3:12:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Let me tell you even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has de-radicalisation camps as they have understood that the terrorism that they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them," External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We have to bring an end to terrorism and that can only happen the way the Americans started after the 9/11. Let's go on a spree on global war on terror and let the nations join and fight terrorism together," "In trying to do that, you have to isolate the terrorists. Anybody sponsoring terrorism has to be taken to task," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "You cannot have partners who are partnering with you in the global war on terrorism and yet sponsoring proxies and terror. You have to have an international messaging that has to go to them. Hard action should be taken," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "You have to bring about acceptability in the nations that there are sponsors of terrorism. Denial of terrorism cannot be allowed to continue," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Anybody who is sponsoring terrorism has to be taken to task,” “We cannot have partners who are with us in the global war on terror and yet sponsoring proxies and terror” External link

thenational Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:31:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Let me tell you even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has de-radicalisation camps as they have understood that the terrorism that they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them," External link

economictimes Thursday, January 16, 2020 8:33:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Let me tell you even Pakistan is doing the same. Pakistan also has de-radicalisation camps as they have understood that the terrorism that they have been sponsoring is actually hitting back at them," External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 16, 2020 7:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We should start counter-radicalisation programs while identifying who are the people to have been radicalised and to what degree. Then look at them who are completely radicalised and then look towards the future. What we are seeing in Kashmir , young boys and girls as young as 10 years old have been radicalised, but they can still be isolated from radicalisation in a gradual manner,” External link

india Thursday, January 16, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We should start counter-radicalisation programs while identifying who are the people to have been radicalised and to what degree. Then look at them who are completely radicalised and then look towards the future. What we are seeing in Kashmir, young boys and girls as young as 10 years old have been radicalised, but they can still be isolated from radicalisation in a gradual manner,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 16, 2020 5:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We should start counter-radicalisation programs while identifying who are the people to have been radicalised and to what degree. Then look at them who are completely radicalised and then look towards the future. What we are seeing in Kashmir, young boys and girls as young as 10 years old have been radicalised, but they can still be isolated from radicalisation in a gradual manner," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 16, 2020 4:51:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If we think war on terrorism is going to end, we are wrong," External link

news18 Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:35:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If we think war on terrorism is going to end, we are wrong," External link

newindianexpress Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Any country which is sponsoring terrorism has to be taken to task. I feel one of the measures adopted is of blacklisting by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is one good measure. Diplomatic isolation, you have to do this," External link

dnaindia Thursday, January 16, 2020 10:14:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We’ve to bring an end to terrorism and that can only happen the way Americans started after 9/11. They said let’s go on a spree on global war on terror. To do that, you have to isolate the terrorists. Anybody who is sponsoring terrorism has to be taken to task,” External link

thehindu Thursday, January 16, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There are methods of doing ‘theaterisation’. We don’t have to copy from western methods or others. We can have our own systems. We will jointly work out mechanisms…I think it will work,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 2, 2020 12:44:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS is mandated to facilitate integration, ensure best economical use of resources allocated to the armed forces and bring uniformity in the procurement procedure. I want to assure you that the Army, Navy and Air Force will work as a team and the CDS will ensure integration among these," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, January 1, 2020 8:47:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS is mandated to facilitate integration, ensure best economical use of resources allocated to the armed forces and bring uniformity in the procurement procedure. I want to assure you that the Army, Navy and Air Force will work as a team and the CDS will ensure integration among these," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 1, 2020 8:06:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS will not try to run a force by his directions. Integration is needed. We have to ensure that 1+1+1 combine of the three services adds up to 5 or 7 and not 3. You have to achieve more through synergy and integration, that is the aim of the CDS," External link

economictimes Wednesday, January 1, 2020 5:17:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS will not try to run a force by his directions. Integration is needed. We have to ensure that 1+1+1 combine of the three services adds up to 5 or 7 and not 3. You have to achieve more through synergy and integration, that is the aim of the CDS," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 1, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added : “As team, we will work towards a goal where 1+1+1 is either five or seven, and not three. What I mean is, the synergised effort should not be the sum of the whole, it should be much more. And we have to achieve that through integration,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, January 1, 2020 12:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I want to assure you, that the Army, the Navy and the Air Force will work as a team. The CDS will keep control over them, but action will be taken through teamwork," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 1, 2020 10:49:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The CDS will not try to run a force by his directions. Integration is needed. We have to ensure that 1+1+1 combine of the three services adds up to 5 or 7 and not 3. You have to achieve more through synergy and integration, that is the aim of the CDS," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 1, 2020 10:49:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “My focus was on Army re-structuring, weapon systems modernisation, and on non-contact warfare,” External link

asianage Wednesday, January 1, 2020 2:01:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I express my gratitude to all soldiers who have stood steadfast under challenging circumstances, performing their duties, keeping the traditions of our armed forces. My special compliment to our soldiers on northern, western and eastern borders who are braving tough winter and icy winds, steadfastly in guarding our country," External link

business-standard Tuesday, December 31, 2019 4:12:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

business-standard Tuesday, December 31, 2019 4:12:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Till now I was Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) and my mandate was limited to the roles and responsibility I was assigned. Now, when I am given a new responsibility, I will think and work according to the new responsibility and vigour,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, December 31, 2019 12:16:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Gen Rawat ) : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of the Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

firstpost Tuesday, December 31, 2019 11:33:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I express my gratitude to all soldiers who have stood steadfast under challenging circumstances, performing their duties, keeping the traditions of our armed forces. My special complement to our soldiers on northern, western and eastern borders who are braving tough winter and icy winds, steadfastly in guarding our country," External link

news18 Tuesday, December 31, 2019 11:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

news18 Tuesday, December 31, 2019 11:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Bipin Rawat ) : "Today as I demit the office of Chief of Army staff, I wish to convey my gratitude to the soldiers, rank and file of Indian Army who have stood steadfast under challenging circumstances. I want to say that the Chief of Army Staff cannot work alone and can work only with the cooperation and teamwork of everyone. Bipin Rawat is just a name. Bipin Rawat can work only when everyone's cooperation is there," "Tomorrow, I will be assuming charge as the Chief of the Defence Staff. I will speak about my priorities after assuming the new position. The work of the Chief of Army Staff is quite complex. As long as I have been in this position, I have been working only as an Army chief. Now, I will think about the new responsibilities that have been handed over to me," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, December 31, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of the Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, December 31, 2019 10:54:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, December 31, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The Indian armed forces not only ensure protection of human rights of our own people but also of adversaries and deal with the prisoners of war as per the Geneva Conventions,” External link

timesofindia Saturday, December 28, 2019 12:12:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The Indian armed forces not only ensure protection of human rights of our own people but also of adversaries and deal with the prisoners of war as per the Geneva Conventions,” External link

thehindu Friday, December 27, 2019 3:28:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The Indian armed forces not only ensure protection of human rights of our own people but also of adversaries and deal with the prisoners of war as per the Geneva Conventions,” External link

Hindu Friday, December 27, 2019 2:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Leaders are not those who lead people in inappropriate directions, as we are witnessing in a large number of university and college students, the way they are leading masses of crowds to carry out arson and violence in our cities and towns. This is not leadership,” External link

asianage Friday, December 27, 2019 12:28:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat added : “Gives you the right advice and then ensures you care for people,” External link

asianage Friday, December 27, 2019 12:28:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Leaders are not those who lead people in inappropriate directions, as we are witnessing in a large number of university and college students, the way they are leading masses of crowds to carry out arson and violence in our cities and towns. This is not leadership,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 26, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Leaders are not those who lead people in inappropriate directions, as we are witnessing in a large number of university and college students, the way they are leading masses of crowds to carry out arson and violence in our cities and towns. This is not leadership,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 26, 2019 6:41:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added : “A leader is a person who leads you in the correct direction, gives you the right advice and then ensures that he cares for the people he leads. So, leadership is by personal example and that is what we in the armed forces are proud of,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, December 26, 2019 6:41:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "To ensure there is no slippage in production, for the first time, the ordnance factory in Amethi is being headed by a serving Major General of the Army, who will be its CEO. We are confident the first set of rifles coming in dismantled state and assembled here will be available by the end of the year," External link

globalsecurity Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:53:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The Indian Army or the IAF will give all its support to the state government to boost air, rail or road connectivity in remote border areas in higher altitudes," External link

business-standard Sunday, November 3, 2019 1:23:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "To ensure there is no slippage in production, for the first time, the ordnance factory in Amethi is being headed by a serving Major General of the Army, who will be its CEO. We are confident the first set of rifles coming in dismantled state and assembled here will be available by the end of the year," External link

economictimes Friday, October 25, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The infantry soldiers are ever-ready to go into battle on a short notice, and Army wants to empower them. And the empowerment happens by giving the soldier the right kind of war-waging material necessary for a soldier to accomplish its mission," External link

economictimes Friday, October 25, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "To ensure there is no slippage in production, for the first time, the ordnance factory in Amethi is being headed by a serving Major General of the Army, who will be its CEO. We are confident the first set of rifles coming in dismantled state and assembled here will be available by the end of the year," External link

business-standard Friday, October 25, 2019 8:45:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Pakistan army was trying to push in terrorists. We lost two soldiers and a civilian in the Pakistani firing in our ‘depth’ areas,” “Instead of waiting for the terrorists to infiltrate, we decided to target the launch pads since we had the coordinates for them. We had definite information that some camps and launch pads have been activated there (in the Neelum Valley of PoK),” External link

timesofindia Monday, October 21, 2019 9:45:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Kumar Shrestha ) : “The Pak Army was trying to push in terrorists. We lost two soldiers (havildar Padam Bahadur Shrestha and rifleman Kumar Shrestha of the Gorkha Rifles) and a civilian (Mohd Sadiq, 55, of Ghundhishat village) in the Pak firing in our ‘depth’ areas,” “Instead of waiting for the terrorists to infiltrate, we then decided to target the launch pads since we had the coordinates for them. We had definite information that some camps and launch pads have been activated there (in the Neelum Valley of PoK),” External link

timesofindia Sunday, October 20, 2019 9:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “After August 5, we found that infiltration attempts were increasing in Gurez, Keran, Machhil and several other sectors. So, rather than wait for the terrorists to infiltrate, we will hit them at the forward launch pads,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, October 20, 2019 9:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There is pressure on them. They have to take action. We would like them to work towards restoring peace. To be on such a ‘Grey List’ is a setback for any nation,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, October 19, 2019 6:41:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are manufacturing weapons and ammunition not just to arm our defence forces but now we are gradually becoming an export-oriented industry. Our defence exports currently range just about ₹11,000 crore annually and are set to grow to ₹35,000 crore by 2024,” External link

thehindu Friday, October 18, 2019 12:31:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are looking at systems for future warfare. We have to start looking at development of cyber, space, laser, electronic and robotic technologies and artificial intelligence," External link

island Wednesday, October 16, 2019 11:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If we are looking at the contours of future warfare, it may not necessarily be contact warfare. So, there is a realm of non-contact warfare. We need to start looking at development of cyberspace, space, laser, electronic warfare and robotics... and, along with that Artificial Intelligence [AI],” External link

thehindu Tuesday, October 15, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I find it difficult to comprehend when someone proclaims he will use them for conventional war fighting or if he is attacked. Will the world community ever allow you to use nuclear weapons like this? Such statements show an inappropriate understanding of the employment of strategic weapons,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 30, 2019 1:27:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat reported : “Balakot has been reactivated. Balakot was affected, damaged and destroyed. The action had been taken by the Indian Air Force and now they are reactivated,” External link

dailytimesPK Wednesday, September 25, 2019 3:45:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We will make sure this facility is not misused. We always wanted that those who are genuinely disabled should be getting the benefit and not everybody who feels disabled and that is what is being addressed,” External link

Hindu Monday, August 19, 2019 8:50:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "That's normal. Everybody does precautionary deployment and movement of precautionary resources. We should not get too concerned about it," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “That’s normal. Everybody does precautionary deployment and movement of precautionary resources. We should not get too concerned about it,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, August 13, 2019 4:05:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “if the adversary has to activate the LoC, the choice is his” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, August 13, 2019 2:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "That's normal. Everybody does precautionary deployment and movement of precautionary resources. We should not get too concerned about it," External link

business-standard Tuesday, August 13, 2019 2:19:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Everybody does precautionary deployments and movement of precautionary resources. We should not get too concerned about it. That is normal,” External link

thehindu Tuesday, August 13, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The championship will offer unique challenges and opportunities. It is designed to promote co-operation, collaboration and team spirit among the contestants and facilitate sharing of best practices, technology and hardware," External link

business-standard Monday, July 29, 2019 4:20:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I appeal the youth to shun guns and come back to the mainstream for a peaceful future,” External link

risingkashmir Friday, July 26, 2019 11:02:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I appeal the youth to shun guns and come back to the mainstream for a peaceful future,” External link

risingkashmir Friday, July 26, 2019 11:02:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “At times, there are celebrations that take place at the local level. Celebrations were going on our side by our Tibetans in the Demchok sector. Based on that, some Chinese also came to see what was happening,” External link

asianage Sunday, July 14, 2019 2:47:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Celebrations were going on at our side and to see this, some Chinese also came opposite. There was no intrusion,” External link

Hindu Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “we can’t afford to be import-dependent throughout” External link

Hindu Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are working in a coordinated manner for a cogent and synchronised national response against sub-conventional and asymmetric threats by any adversary. Surgical strikes post Uri and Balakot have amply demonstrated our political and military resolve against terror. Any act of terror will not go unpunished,” External link

thehindu Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “we can’t afford to be import-dependent throughout” External link

thehindu Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We don’t think Pakistan will attempt something like that because they have seen the consequences...I can clearly say, in the coming days and years, Pakistan will not dare to attempt any infiltration,” External link

thehindu Friday, July 5, 2019 9:57:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We don't think Pakistan will attempt something like that because they have seen the consequences... I can clearly say, in coming days and years, Pakistan will not dare to attempt any infiltration,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 5, 2019 6:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We first got the offer in 2017 to co-host the 2018 edition of the Games. But we felt we were not fully ready. So we decided to host it this year,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 5, 2019 6:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat observed : “Unfortunately, grade pay and level has been linked to status,” External link

thehindu Sunday, May 5, 2019 10:19:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat observed : “Unfortunately, grade pay and level has been linked to status,” External link

Hindu Sunday, May 5, 2019 8:50:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat replies : “I follow him very well. I follow him in whatever he says,” “I keep taking up feedback on him. I follow where he goes. I know where he visits […] I do follow him […] and he is the chief of the Pakistan Army so I have to follow him” External link

pakobserver Sunday, February 24, 2019 3:00:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Qamar Bajwa ) : “Let Gen Qamar Bajwa approach me through the Indian government, and we will take a decision on whether to talk or not. I am neither saying yes, nor no,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 5:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat asked : “When anything goes wrong in Kashmir, all of you are quick to blame the Indian Army. Why not blame the Pakistani army, which is inciting people on the ground?” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 5:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “I am the chief of the Indian army. The government’s stand is my stand. There are many questions that need to be answered. I will ask him if he [Gen Bajwa] is going to take action against the likes of Hafiz Saeed and Masood Azhar,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 5:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our adversary on the northern borders is spending a huge amount of money on artificial intelligence and cyber warfare. We cannot be left behind. It is time for us also to focus on artificial intelligence and big data analysis rather than just keeping in confined to near definitions," External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 22, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I warn the enemy that we will not hesitate to take heavy action in reply to what they are doing against our country. " External link

ibtimes-in Wednesday, January 16, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector,” External link

rediff Tuesday, January 15, 2019 11:53:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our forces are giving a befitting reply to our enemies along the Line of Control. They are suffering heavy losses. I am warning our enemy (across the LoC) that we will not hesitate in carrying out strong action against any inimical action," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, January 15, 2019 10:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our troops will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector," External link

risingkashmir Tuesday, January 15, 2019 10:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, January 15, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector," External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 15, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector," External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 15, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I warn the enemy that we will not hesitate in taking heavy action in reply to what they are doing against our country" External link

business-standard Tuesday, January 15, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Efforts are on to maintain peace and tranquillity along the (eastern) border. But we will keep reviewing the situation. Our soldiers will not allow any compromise in guarding the border in the eastern sector,” External link

india Tuesday, January 15, 2019 12:15:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “It is hard to argue in these times. But the armed forces find huge resonance in the conservative actions of our society. The Army is conservative. We have neither modernised nor Westernised… We can still take action against people. But we will not allow this to perpetuate into the Army. This cannot be allowed to happen. It is a very serious thing,” External link

thehindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:12:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “certainly are not above the country’s law,” External link

thehindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:12:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Officers and jawans posted on the borders should not be worried about their families left behind in field area family accommodation in Delhi, Pune and other places. We must ensure that their families are safe, secure and well looked after,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 10, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Does India have an interest in Afghanistan? Is answer is yes, then we can’t be out of the bandwagon… Our thinking is that yes we have interest in Afghanistan. If we have an interest and other people want to talk to Taliban, then should we in some way be involved, either directly or indirectly? But we should not be left out,” External link

Hindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 8:31:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Same analogy cannot be applied to J&K. It is a bilateral issue between us and our western neighbour. There is no place for any third party intervention. Here if we have to talk, we have to talk based on our terms and conditions," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 10, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are there to ensure that peace returns to the Valley" External link

business-standard Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat added : "I think that is what we need to understand," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We're adopting both hard and soft approaches. The offer to terrorists to join the mainstream stays. If that happens, people of the state will be benefit the most," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Does India have interest in Afghanistan? Then, we cant be out of the bandwagon. Our thinking is yes, we have interest in Afghanistan. Others want to talk to Taliban, then should we in some way be involved? We should not be left out,” External link

Hindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “Unless you are on the high table, you will not know what call to take,” External link

Hindu Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We have managed the situation well along the northern and western borders," External link

risingkashmir Thursday, January 10, 2019 1:08:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We have managed the situation well along the northern and western borders," External link

timesofindia Thursday, January 10, 2019 12:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We have managed the situation well along the northern and western borders," External link

greaterkashmir Thursday, January 10, 2019 12:19:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We are only facilitators of peace. We are there to ensure peace returns to the Valley,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We have managed the situation well along the northern and western borders,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "I think we have a lot to do with the media and the social media which must be controlled. For this if one particular nation starts controlling a particular media, it will be taken as media rights are being curbed. Therefore, I think the international community must get together in ensuring that the source of the social media is prevented from spreading false information and disinformation because a lot of funds are coming from people who are getting radicalised," External link

risingkashmir Wednesday, January 9, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Yes, there should be talks with Taliban as long as they do not come out with any preconditions and so long as they are looking at lasting peace in Afghanistan and bring stability in that country. It is in our interest, in the regions interest and in Pakistan’s interest,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, January 9, 2019 10:32:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “When you start attaching preconditions, it gives a sense of a notional victory that one or the other side is taking from a position of strength” External link

Hindu Wednesday, January 9, 2019 10:32:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are facing complex and dynamic security challenges along our borders which threaten territorial integrity and internal stability of the nation," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, January 2, 2019 2:55:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our steadfast resolve to ensure territorial integrity has been evident from the collective grit, determination and sacrifice of our troops who have stood their ground under the most challenging, inhospitable and most hostile circumstances," External link

outlookindia Wednesday, January 2, 2019 2:55:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are facing complex and dynamic security challenges along our borders which threaten territorial integrity and internal stability of the nation," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, January 1, 2019 9:02:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our steadfast resolve to ensure territorial integrity has been evident from the collective grit, determination and sacrifice of our troops who have stood their ground under the most challenging, inhospitable and most hostile circumstances," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, January 1, 2019 9:02:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We are facing complex and dynamic security challenges along our borders which threaten territorial integrity and internal stability of the nation," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, January 1, 2019 4:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Our steadfast resolve to ensure territorial integrity has been evident from the collective grit, determination and sacrifice of our troops who have stood their ground under the most challenging, inhospitable and most hostile circumstances," External link

timesofindia Tuesday, January 1, 2019 4:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Pakistan needs to see what is happening inside their country. Army owns Pakistan and the army has to be in power. For that you need an enemy, or else you're like the European Union nations. To remain in focus, you need an enemy. They have chosen a wrong enemy. They've chosen India. They have been caught out. They should make terrorism the enemy. Then there will be both internal and external peace” External link

greaterkashmir Sunday, December 16, 2018 11:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Aksar dekha gaya hai ki log Bharatiya Sena ko ek employment ka jariya manate hai, naukari hasil karane ka jariya (It is often seen that people feel the Army is a means of employment, a means to get a job)," "I want to warn you, remove this misconception from your minds. The Army is not a means of employment. If you want to join the Army, you have to show physical and mental toughness. You should have the ability to face difficulties," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 14, 2018 10:31:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Kai log, naujawan mere pass ate hai aur kahate ji mujhe Sena me naukari chahiye. Mein unhe kehta hu ki Bharatiya Sena naukari ka sadhan nahi hai. Naukri leni hai to Railways mein jaye... ya apna business khol dijiye (Many people, including youngsters, approach me with a request to give them jobs in the Army. I tell them that the Indian Army is not a means of employment. If you want jobs, then go to the Railways...or start your own business)," External link

outlookindia Friday, December 14, 2018 10:31:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Aksar dekha gaya hai ki log Bharatiya Sena ko ek employment ka jariya manate hai, naukari hasil karane ka jariya (It is often seen that people feel the Army is a means of employment, a means to get a job)," "I want to warn you, remove this misconception from your minds. The Army is not a means of employment. If you want to join the Army, you have to show physical and mental toughness. You should have the ability to face difficulties," External link

economictimes Friday, December 14, 2018 8:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Kai log, naujawan mere pass ate hai aur kahate ji mujhe Sena me naukari chahiye. Mein unhe kehta hu ki Bharatiya Sena naukari ka sadhan nahi hai. Naukri leni hai to Railways mein jaye... ya apna business khol dijiye (Many people, including youngsters, approach me with a request to give them jobs in the Army. I tell them that the Indian Army is not a means of employment. If you want jobs, then go to the Railways...or start your own business)," External link

economictimes Friday, December 14, 2018 8:23:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Aksar dekha gaya hai ki log Bharatiya Sena ko ek employment ka jariya manate hai, naukari hasil karane ka jariya (It is often seen that people feel the Army is a means of employment, a means to get a job)," "I want to warn you, remove this misconception from your minds. The Army is not a means of employment. If you want to join the Army, you have to show physical and mental toughness. You should have the ability to face difficulties," External link

dnaindia Thursday, December 13, 2018 10:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Kai log, naujawan mere pass ate hai aur kahate ji mujhe Sena me naukari chahiye. Mein unhe kehta hu ki Bharatiya Sena naukari ka sadhan nahi hai. Naukri leni hai to Railways mein jaye... ya apna business khol dijiye (Many people, including youngsters, approach me with a request to give them jobs in the Army. I tell them that the Indian Army is not a means of employment. If you want jobs, then go to the Railways...or start your own business)," External link

dnaindia Thursday, December 13, 2018 10:37:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...But even without it, we knew who did it," External link

greaterkashmir Monday, December 10, 2018 12:25:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “International community knows who did it…but even without it, we knew who did it,” External link

financialexpress Sunday, December 9, 2018 1:31:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "Do not prejudge events without evidence. Please come out with facts. If you have facts available, then judge," External link

outlookindia Sunday, December 9, 2018 12:34:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...but even without it, we knew who did it," External link

outlookindia Sunday, December 9, 2018 12:34:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...but even without it, we knew who did it," External link

ibtimes-in Sunday, December 9, 2018 8:21:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it. But even without it, we knew who did it," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, December 9, 2018 7:13:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...but even without it, we knew who did it," External link

rediff Sunday, December 9, 2018 7:08:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Gen Rawat ) : “Lt. Gen. Hooda was one of the main persons involved in these operations… I respect his words very much,” External link

asianage Saturday, December 8, 2018 11:26:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "International community knows who did it...but even without it, we knew who did it," External link

business-standard Saturday, December 8, 2018 10:09:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat claimed : "infiltrators come from Pakistan to our side and create trouble" "So, if you also want progress and development in the Valley, take this message from here, and tell the people there that guns are not good," External link

risingkashmir Wednesday, December 5, 2018 10:39:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The appointment will not affect Army operations. The government’s strategy on Kashmir has worked. The government is talking from a position of strength,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The interlocutor was appointed and tasked by the government…Give him time…It will not have any effect on the Army’s operations in Kashmir. The policy of the government on Kashmir has worked. The government is speaking from a position of strength,” External link

thehindu Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:18:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The appointment will not affect Army operations. The government’s strategy on Kashmir has worked. The government is talking from a position of strength,” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 26, 2017 3:52:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “The interlocutor was appointed and tasked by the government…Give him time…It will not have any effect on the Army’s operations in Kashmir. The policy of the government on Kashmir has worked. The government is speaking from a position of strength,” External link

Hindu Thursday, October 26, 2017 3:52:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There has been a lot of ceasefire violations and heavy weapons too are being used. Many times it affects the soil and loosens it up. When there is a heavy snowfall on such a loose soil and if there is a slope, it triggers danger of an avalanche,” External link

thehindu Monday, January 30, 2017 4:01:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Ceasefire violations and use of heavy weapons by Pakistani troops are leading to loosening of soil, thus creating danger of a landslide. Global warming is also leading to cracks in glaciers,” External link

thehindu Monday, January 30, 2017 4:01:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There has been a lot of ceasefire violations and heavy weapons too are being used. Many times it affects the soil and loosens it up. When there is a heavy snowfall on such a loose soil and if there is a slope, it triggers danger of an avalanche,” External link

Hindu Monday, January 30, 2017 12:55:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Ceasefire violations and use of heavy weapons by Pakistani troops are leading to loosening of soil, thus creating danger of a landslide. Global warming is also leading to cracks in glaciers,” External link

Hindu Monday, January 30, 2017 12:55:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “There has been a lot of ceasefire violations and heavy weapons too are being used. Many times it affects the soil and loosens it up. When there is a heavy snowfall on such a loose soil and if there is a slope, it triggers danger of an avalanche,” External link

thehindu Sunday, January 29, 2017 11:14:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “Ceasefire violations and use of heavy weapons by Pakistani troops are leading to loosening of soil, thus creating danger of a landslide. Global warming is also leading to cracks in glaciers,” External link

thehindu Sunday, January 29, 2017 11:14:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat warned : “A few colleagues are using social media to draw the media’s attention to their problems. It affects the morale of the jawans and thereby the army… You can be held guilty of a crime… and get punished,” External link

expressindia Monday, January 16, 2017 7:04:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly,” “Aapne jo karwai ki hai aap iske liye apradhjanak hain, aur saza ke haqdaar ho sakte hain (You are violating rules by your act and you could be punished for that),” External link

mid-day Monday, January 16, 2017 8:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly,” “Aapne jo karwai ki hai aap iske liye apradhjanak hain, aur saza ke haqdaar ho sakte hain (You are violating rules by your act and you could be punished for that),” External link

mid-day Monday, January 16, 2017 6:58:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat warned : “A few colleagues are using social media to draw the media's attention to their problems. It affects the morale of the jawans and thereby the army... You can be held guilty of a crime... and get punished,” External link

thehindu Monday, January 16, 2017 2:13:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat warned : “A few colleagues are using social media to draw the media's attention to their problems. It affects the morale of the jawans and thereby the army... You can be held guilty of a crime... and get punished,” External link

Hindu Sunday, January 15, 2017 9:41:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly,” External link

expressindia Sunday, January 15, 2017 7:06:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “On the northern front, India wants peace with China. Both sides are adopting confidence building measures (CBMs) so that tension on the border can be reduced. Despite transgressions on LAC, the armies on both sides have improved on mutual coordination,” “I understand that our competitors are aware of our strengths. While being always ready, our policy is to take action at any place and any time. Our efforts to restore peace on the border must not be viewed as our weakness,” External link

expressindia Sunday, January 15, 2017 7:06:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly," "Aapne jo karwai ki hai aap iske liye apradhjanak hain, aur saza ke haqdaar ho sakte hain (You are violating rules by your act and you could be punished for that)," External link

economictimes Sunday, January 15, 2017 3:58:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "On the northern front, India wants peace with China. Both sides are adopting confidence building measures (CBMs) so that tension on the border can be reduced. Despite transgressions on LAC, the armies on both sides have improved on mutual coordination," "I understand that our competitors are aware of our strengths. While being always ready, our policy is to take action at any place and any time. Our efforts to restore peace on the border must not be viewed as our weakness," External link

economictimes Sunday, January 15, 2017 3:58:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat warned : “A few colleagues are using social media to draw the media's attention to their problems. It affects the morale of the jawans and thereby the Army... You can be held guilty of a crime... and get punished,” External link

Hindu Sunday, January 15, 2017 1:45:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with the proper forum to resolve his issue and maintain a balance. If you are not satisfied with the action, then you can contact me directly,” External link

rediff Sunday, January 15, 2017 1:40:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We will do it again if needed,” External link

pakobserver Saturday, January 14, 2017 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Suggestion-cum-grievance boxes are being installed at the Army headquarters and at other commands. Anybody having any complaint can use those boxes to voice dissatisfaction. We will address it,” “Still if the grievance is not addressed, whoever has any problem can come to me directly,” External link

pakobserver Saturday, January 14, 2017 6:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We have reached out to each other... If there is anything that needs to be investigated, if it is brought to my notice, we will look into it,” External link

thehindu Saturday, January 14, 2017 6:15:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We have reached out to each other...If there is anything that needs to be investigated, if it is brought to my notice, we will look into it,” External link

thehindu Saturday, January 14, 2017 2:12:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We have reached out to each other... If there is anything that needs to be investigated, if it is brought to my notice, we will look into it,” External link

Hindu Saturday, January 14, 2017 12:32:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat stated : “We have reached out to each other...If there is anything that needs to be investigated, if it is brought to my notice, we will look into it,” External link

Hindu Friday, January 13, 2017 11:07:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “We will enable them with new missile systems, which are available with our adversaries,” External link

economictimes Friday, January 13, 2017 7:32:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told ( about Army Commander ) : "I have issued orders that at the Army headquarters, we will have COAS grievance and redressal boxes and subsequently in all formations," External link

Hindu Friday, January 13, 2017 2:01:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "We will calibrate the response in a manner it hits them hard and compels them to think in the long run whether they need to completely rethink their strategy on supporting insurgency and terrorism in our state," External link

economictimes Thursday, January 5, 2017 8:25:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Army Commander ) : “Of course he was my senior and we have broken bread together. And I find that there has been no change, whatsoever, in the nature of support he has been extending to me after my announcement as Chief of Army Staff,” External link

expressindia Thursday, January 5, 2017 12:11:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “It was a message that needed to be communicated,” External link

tribune Wednesday, January 4, 2017 9:08:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat added : “The demonstration of the surgical strike was just one such means. We are working on other such methodologies,” External link

tribune Wednesday, January 4, 2017 9:08:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "The raisings for the new corps are underway, while weapons and equipment are also being acquired. The infrastructure is also coming up. There is full support from the government. All adversaries respect strength, which comes from having the capability to strike across the border," External link

economictimes Wednesday, January 4, 2017 9:08:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “The so-called surgical strikes were more of messaging. It was a messaging that was needed to be communicated,” External link

pakobserver Wednesday, January 4, 2017 5:59:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : "The [so-called] surgical strikes were more of messaging. It was a messaging that was needed to be communicated," External link

dailytimesPK Wednesday, January 4, 2017 3:25:00 AM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “The [so-called] surgical strikes were more of messaging. It was a messaging that was needed to be communicated,” External link

dailytimesPK Tuesday, January 3, 2017 9:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “The so-called surgical strikes were more of messaging. It was a messaging that was needed to be communicated,” External link

tribune Tuesday, January 3, 2017 5:10:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat told : “As far as armed forces are concerned, we are tasked to be prepared for a two-front war and I think we are capable of carrying out our task in whatever manner that we may be asked to do by the political hierarchy,” External link

expressindia Monday, January 2, 2017 11:34:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : "As far as armed forces are concerned, we are tasked to be prepared for a two-front war and I think we are capable of carrying out our task in whatever manner that we may be asked to do by the political hierarchy," External link

economictimes Monday, January 2, 2017 9:00:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said : “Our country, our army wants peace and tranquility at the border. But it does not mean that we are weak. We are capable and powerful in all forms and if need be, we will not shy away from using our power in any form. "Our aim is that peace is maintained at the border. But I will say it again that if need be, we will not hesitate in using our power,” External link

mid-day Monday, January 2, 2017 8:59:00 AM EAT



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Gen Rawat said ( about Gen Rawat ) : "I convey my best to each and every rank and file of the Indian Army. I also congratulate Gen Naravane on being the next Army Chief. He is a very competent and capable officer. Gen Naravane through his competence and professionalism will take Army to greater heights," External link

firstpost Tuesday, December 31, 2019 11:33:00 AM EAT

Palaniappan Chidambaram said ( about Gen Rawat ) : "UP police chief and Army General are being asked to support the government. It is a shame. Let me appeal to Gen Rawat, you head the army and mind your business. We do not tell what you must do in a war. You fight the war with your ideas and let us manage the politics of this country," External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 29, 2019 11:05:00 AM EAT

Palaniappan Chidambaram said ( about Gen Rawat ) : “UP police chief and Army General are being asked to support the government. It is a shame. Let me appeal to Gen Rawat, you head the army and mind your business. We do not tell what you must do in a war. You fight the war with your ideas and let us manage the politics of this country,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, December 29, 2019 3:10:00 AM EAT

Markandey Katju wrote ( about Gen Rawat ) : “Congratulations to Gen Rawat whose soldiers killed 7 civilians in a Jallianwalabagh or My Lai type massacre in Pulwama, Kashmir. How brave of the Indian army General,” External link

greaterkashmir Sunday, December 16, 2018 11:35:00 PM EAT

Gen Rawat said ( about Gen Rawat ) : “Lt. Gen. Hooda was one of the main persons involved in these operations… I respect his words very much,” External link

asianage Saturday, December 8, 2018 11:26:00 PM EAT