Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
26-February-2014 19:06 IST
Chief of Naval Staff Admiral DK Joshi Resigns

Taking moral responsibility for the accidents and incidents which have taken place during the past few months, the Chief of Naval Staff Admiral DK Joshi today resigned from the post of CNS.

The Government has accepted the resignation of Admiral Joshi with immediate effect.

The Vice Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral RK Dhowan will be discharging the duties of officiating CNS, pending appointment of regular CNS.

Sitanshu Kar