Vice Admiral Anurag G Thapliyal is the New Director General of Indian Coast Guard

Vice Admiral, Anurag G Thapliyal took over as the Director General of the Indian Coast Guard on 28 February 2013.

Created On: Mar 1, 2013 09:56 ISTModified On: Mar 1, 2013 09:56 IST

Vice Admiral Anurag G Thapliyal on 28 February 2013 took over as the twentieth Director General of the Indian Coast Guard. He is the successor of the outgoing Vice Admiral MP Muralidharan.

Admiral Anurag G Thapliyal

• He was commissioned on Indian Navy on 1 July 1977 and since then held different sea and operational appointments
• He is a Navigation and Aircraft Direction specialist
• Few of his sea appointments include command of INS Ajay, Khukri, Tabar and Mysore
• He had served as the fleet operations officer for Eastern Fleet at Visakhapatnam
• He was promoted to the rank of Vice Admiral, when he was a Commandant of Indian Naval Academy Ezhimala
• He is an alumnus of Naval War College, USA and Defence Services Staff College Wellington
• He holds two Masters Degrees in Physics and Defence Studies

Take Weekly Tests on app for exam prep and compete with others. Download Current Affairs and GK app

एग्जाम की तैयारी के लिए ऐप पर वीकली टेस्ट लें और दूसरों के साथ प्रतिस्पर्धा करें। डाउनलोड करें करेंट अफेयर्स ऐप

Comment ()

Post Comment

4 + 5 =