Mid-Western Division

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Biography of MAJOR GENERAL SITARAM KHADKA

MAJOR GENERAL SITARAM KHADKA

Major General Sitaram Khadka, Son of Keshar Bahadur Khadka and late Chandra Kumari Khadka, was born on December 18, 1965 at Sindhupalchowk District Nepal. He was commissioned from the then Royal Nepalese Military Academy into the Kaliprasad Battalion (Engineers), Nepali Army, on June 04, 1988.

A qualified paratrooper, Maj Gen Khadka has undertaken a number of courses from various training schools of Nepali Army: namely, the Field Engineers, Junior Staff, Intelligence and Security, Company Commander, United Nations Logistic, Army Command and Staff College and Higher Command & Management course. Additionally, he has also received Engineers YO’s course from India and Engineer Officers’ Earth Moving Plant course from Hong Kong. Similarly, Maj Gen Khadka has undertaken Senior Command and Staff course from China, and Army War College from the United States of America. He has also attended various workshops and professional seminars at National and International level. At National level, he has attended the National Mine Action Strategy formulation, and Disaster Preparedness and Response Planning Workshops. Abroad, he has attended the Seminar on international Response in Countering Terrorism in the Naval Post Graduate School, Monterey, California, USA, and United Nations CIMIC Workshop in Entebbe, Uganda. He holds Master’s Degree in Strategic Studies from the United States Army War College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania.

Maj Gen Khadka has 33 years of military experiences during both peace and conflict, at home and abroad. As an Instructor, he has worked in Engineer Training Center, Military Academy, Nepali Army War College, and Army Command and Staff College. He has effectively commanded an Independent Company and an Infantry Battalion during the last insurgency period in Nepal. He has also successfully completed the Infantry Brigade command. Maj Gen Khadka has also held staff billets at all levels, including G3 ops both in Engineers and Infantry Brigade, Assistant Chief of Staff (Operations) at Infantry Division HQ. At Army HQ, he has served in different departments to include DGMT & D, DGMI, QMG. He has also served as Deputy Military Secretary and Military Assistant to Chief of the Army Staff. Prior to his current appointment as Division Commander, Mid Western Division, he has served as Commandant of Nepali Military Academy.

Maj Gen Khadka's experiences with the United Nations Peacekeeping Operations include service in the United Nations Protection Force (UNPROFOR), and the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) as an Engineer Officer; the United Nations Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL) as a Military Observer, and the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) as a Chief Military Personal Officer.

Maj Gen Khadka has been decorated with the Suprabal Janasewashree, Prabal Gorkha Dakshinbahu, and several other national and United Nations Medals. He is also conferred with the COAS Commendation Badge.

Maj Gen Khadka is married to Mrs. Uma Khadka and is blessed with two sons; Sauhard and Samyam. His hobbies include reading, travelling and lawn Tennis.

Army Commanders Mid-Western Division

आन्तरिक अध्ययन भ्रमण

अध्ययन भ्रमणको क्रममा उपरथी श्री ईश्वर हमालको कमाण्डमा आएको सि.सं.२६ सैनिक कमाण्ड तथा स्टाफ तालिमका शिक्षक तथा शिक्षार्थी अधिकृतहरुले मध्य पश्चिम पृतना हे.क्वाको जिम्मेवारी क्षेत्रको आन्तरिक अध्ययन भ्रमण गर्नुभएको छ । उक्त टोलीलाई पृतनापति उपरथी श्री सिताराम खड्काले यहि मंसिर ०४ गते मध्य पश्चिम पृतना हे.क्वा.मा स्वागत गर्नु भएको थियो । अध्ययन भ्रमणको दौरान टोलीले ३ गते पाल्पा जिल्ला स्थित गोरखदल गणका साथै दरबार संग्रहालय, ४ गते रुपन्देही जिल्ला स्थित मध्य पश्चिम पृतना हे.क्वा., नं.२२ बाहिनी अड्डा, गरुडदल गण, महत्वपुर्ण ऐतिहासिक जितपुर गढी लगायत धार्मिक पर्यटकीय क्षेत्र लुम्बिनीको समेत भ्रमण गरेको थियो ।

निरीक्षण भ्रमण सम्पन्न

मध्य पश्चिम पृतनापति उपरथी श्री सिताराम खड्काले यही कार्तिक २१ गते गोरुसिं‌गेस्थित नारायणदल गण, २२ गते प्युठानस्थित ईन्द्रध्वज गण, २३ गते सल्यानस्थित सबुज गण र रुकुमस्थित नरसिंहदल गण तथा २४ गते रिपुमर्दन गणका साथै नं.१९ बाहिनी अड्डाको समेत निरीक्षण भ्रमण गर्नु भएको छ ।

निरिक्षण भ्रमणको दौरान पृतनापति उपरथी श्री खड्काले क्वाटर गार्ड, जवान लाईन, भान्सा, पेरिमिटर लगायतको निरिक्षण गर्नुभई युनिटपतिहरुबाट जिम्मेवारी क्षेत्रको सुरक्षा, बस्तुस्थिती एवं तालिम तथा बन्दोबस्ती सम्बन्धी जानकारी लिनुका साथै सकलदर्जाहरुलाई सम्बोधन समेत गर्नु भएको थियो ।

“पृतना कमाण्डर्स कन्फरेन्स २०७६” सम्पन्न

मध्य पश्चिम पृतना हे.क्वा.योगिकुटी बुटवलमा मिति २०७६ असोज ०७ गते पृतनापति उपरथी श्री सिताराम खडकाको प्रमुख आतिथ्य तथा नं.४ बाहिनीका बाहिनीपति, नं.२२ बाहिनी अड्डाका नि. बाहिनीपति लगायत अन्तरगत युनिटहरुका गणपति तथा गुल्मपतिको सहभागितामा “पृतना कमाण्डर्स कन्फरेन्स २०७६” सम्पन्न भएको छ ।

उक्त कन्फरेन्समा “प्रधान सेनापति कमाण्ड मार्ग निर्देशन २०७५” का लक्ष्यहरुको अनुसरण गर्दै विगतको बर्षमा गरिएका कार्यहरुको मुल्याङ्कन, प्रधान सेनापतिज्यूबाट पदवहालीको एक बर्ष पुगेको अवसरमा गर्नु भएको सम्बोधनका विषयहरु, पृतनापति कमाण्ड प्रतिवद्धतामा आधारित रहेर बाहिनी तथा युनिटहरुले तयार पारेको कमाण्ड प्रतिवद्धता र सो सम्बन्धमा आगामी दिनहरुमा सम्पन्न गर्नुपर्ने कार्यहरु सम्बन्धि छलफल हुनुका साथै पृतनापतिज्यूबाट जिम्मेवारी क्षेत्रमा विद्यमान रहेका सुरक्षा चुनौतिहरुलाई मनन गदै तयारी हालतमा रहन र युनिटहरुको अपरेशनल, लजिस्टिक, तालिम र वैलफेयर सम्बन्धि स्तरोन्नतीको लागि हाल विद्यमान रहेका विभिन्न सुधार गर्नुपर्ने पक्षहरुलाई गहनताका साथ अध्ययन गरि जिम्मेवारी पुर्ण तरिकाले समयसिमा भित्र नै कार्यान्वयन गदै लैजान निर्देशन दिनु भएको ।

'DIVISION COMMANDER TROPHY-2076' CONCLUDED IN MID-WEST DIVISION HQS

'Division Commander Trophy-2076' concluded with closing remarks by Mid-West Division Commander Major General Sitaram Khadka on 12 July 2019. No. 4 Brigade HQs won the Trophy defeating No. 22 Brigade HQs. Major General Khadka presented certificates, medals, and trophy to the winning team during the programme.

निरीक्षण भ्रमण

मिति २०७६/०३/१६ गते मध्य पश्चिम पृतनापति उपरथी श्री सिताराम खड्काले पाल्पा जिल्लामा तैनाथ गोरखदल गणको निरीक्षण भ्रमण गर्नु भएको छ । उक्त निरीक्षण भ्रमणको क्रममा वहांले जिम्मेवारी क्षेत्रको वस्तुस्थिती, तालिम, बन्दोवस्ती लगायत विविध पक्षहरुबारे जानकारी लिनुको साथै सकलदर्जालाई सम्बोधन समेत गर्नु भएको थियो । सोही अवसरमा गणको जिम्मेवारी क्षेत्र पाल्पा जिल्लामा रहेको प्रदेश संग्रहालयलाई व्यवस्थीत गर्ने तथा दरबार परिसरमा रहेको निशान मन्दिर निर्माण गर्ने सम्बन्धमा सम्बन्धित सरोकारवालाहरुसंग छलफल समेत गर्नु भएको थियो ।