Lt Gen JS Nan took over as the 14th Corps Commander of Rising Star Corps from Lieutenant General YVK Mohan on Saturday.
Lt Gen JS Nain, former student of the National Defense Academy, was posted in the second battalion of Dogra Regiment in June 1983.
The General has led his battalion on the Line of Control in the high battalion area, a Mountain Brigade in Eastern Sector and an Infantry Division with the Line of Control in Kashmir Valley.
The experiences of his staff include appointment of Brigade Major, an independent mechanized brigade group, trainer to the tenant in the prestigious Infantry School and several other key appointments in various headquarters.
The General Officer has excelled in various professional courses during his service and there are many achievements for his success.
He is a graduate of Defense Services Staff College, Wellington, Defense Management College, Secunderabad and National Defense College, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
He has the distinction of being a Masters Degree in Defense and Strategic Studies and Masters of Management Studies.
Lt Gen YVK Mohan has been appointed as the Commandant of the prestigious Defense Services Staff College in Wellington.