Who is the new Chief of Naval Staff?

(A) Bimal Verma
(B) Girish Luthra
(C) Karambir Singh
(D) Sunil Lanba

Correct Answer : Vice Admiral Karambir Singh
Explanation : The Govt. have Appointed Vice Admiral Karambir Singh, presently Flag Officer Commander-in-Chief (FOC in-C) Eastern Naval Command as next Chief of the Naval Staff with effect from the afternoon of May 31, 2019. The present Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba retires on the same day.

Born on November 03, 1959, Vice Admiral Karambir Singh was commissioned on July 01, 1980 into the Executive Branch of the Indian Navy. During his long and distinguished service spanning nearly 39 years, he has served in a variety of Command, Staff and Instructional appointments. Vice Admiral Singh’s Sea Command includes Guided Missile Destroyers INS Rana and INS Delhi. He also served as Fleet Operations Officer of the Western Fleet and was Flag Officer Commanding Maharashtra and Gujrat area. Before taking over as FOC in-C Eastern Naval Command in October 2017, he was Director-General Project Seabird, Deputy Chief of Naval Staff and Vice Chief of the Naval Staff.
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