Lieutenant General BS Sahrawat, SM took over the reins of National Cadet Corps as its Director General.
The Gen Officer is a third generation army officer. He is alumnus of the National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla & Indian Military Academy, Dehradun. He was commissioned in December 1980 in 13th Battalion (REZANG LA), the KUMAON Regiment.
The Gen Officer has done all professional courses to include the prestigious NDC Course. He holds a Masters degree in Management Studies from Osmania University, Hyderabad and M. Phil from Madras University. He has recently completed his Ph.D. in "Human Capital Management in Army".
He has served in numerous Staff & Command appointments in various parts of the country and abroad which includes the Military Observer in Iraq and Kuwait for a year. He has been awarded the Sena Medal during the floods of Kosi River in Bihar in 2008.