Major General VK Sharma, Sena Medal, has taken over as General Officer Commanding of Golden Katar Division of Indian Army on 18 Sep 2020. The General Officer has taken over the command from Major General Dinesh Shrivastava.
In his distinguished career spanning over three decades, Maj Gen Sharma has tenanted important Command and Staff appointments in counter insurgency areas of J & K, along northern borders with China and western borders with Pakistan. He had also held key appointments in Strategic Forces Command and Army HQs, besides serving as Military Observer in United Nations Mission in Ethiopia – Eritrea.
Alongwith him, Vibhuti Sharma, who is an accomplished educationist with passion for social service also assumed the charge of Chairperson, Family Welfare Organisation of the Division.