DIMAPUR, July 1 - Major Gen Pradeep C Nair took over the charge as Inspector General Assam Rifles (North) today. He succeeds Maj Gen Sanjay Gupta who handed over the charge to the new IGAR (N).
The new IGAR (N) is an alumni of Sainik School, Satara, National Defence Academy and Indian Military Academy. He got commissioned into 18 Sikh Regiment in December 1985, the Assam Rifles said in a release.
The General has vast experience of the North East having served in Sikkim, Nagland, Manipur and Assam. He also served in Assam Rifles earlier, the release added.