Improving the internal health of the Army was a key challenge identified for himself by the present chief when he assumed office two years back. How far has he been able to address the problem remains to be seen in the absence of any indications, either in open media, or through the grapevine. While it
Regimental spirit wins wars. But does it have any rôle to play in deciding who reaps benefits and privileges?
As scandal after scandal involving senior army officers surface, there is urgent need for systemic reforms.
The ills of pro rata system for promotion.
Some facets other than modernisation that are vie for urgent attention of the new army chief.