Major Gen Bam is new NCC OTA Commandant

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 20 Jun 2017 10:47:39


Staff Reporter,

Major General Anil Prahlad Bam, SM, VSM assumed the charge of Commandant at National Cadet Corps Officers Training Academy (NCC OTA), Kamptee on Monday. Major General NS Rao, Commandant relinquished the appointment and will be taking over appointment as General Officer Commanding, Headquarters Telangana and Andhra Sub Area.

During his two years and three months of tenure with NCC OTA, Kamptee, the previous Commandant has instituted a numbers of reforms and improvement measures in training syllabus, curriculum and administration, which has brought transparency in efficient functioning of the Academy.
Major General AP Bam, SM, VSM is an alumnus of Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, with impeccable credentials and vast experience and has tenanted various instructional Staff and Command assignments.

He has the proud privilege of having taken part in all operations of the recent times. General Officer is from Regiment of Artillery and has commanded his Regiment and Artillery Brigade in High Altitude at Kargil.

He had the privilege of Commanding Independent Sub Area at Ambala. He is taking over as Commandant of NCC OTA after tenure as Managing Director Ex-servicemen Contributory Health Scheme, New Delhi. He is a recipient of Sena Medal and Visisht Seva Medal for his exemplary and distinguished service.