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"COAS Trophy 2077" Kicks Off

The "COAS Trophy 2077" kicked off at the Nepali Army Headquarters Sports Arena on January 06, 2021. Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa inaugurated the sports meet amidst a special function.

COAS Confers Rank Insignia

COAS Confers Rank Insignia

Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa conferred the rank insignia of Major General to T/Brigadier General Dr. Devendra Bahadur Khatriat a function held at the Army Headquarters on January 01, 2021.

Proud Moment!

Proud Moment!

Mr. Karma Tsering Sherpa, President ANFA, handing over the "AFC Club Licensing Certificate” to COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa in a ceremony organized at the Army HQ. Tribhuban Army Football Club is the first ever Nepali club to receive the certification.

Proud Moment!

Proud Moment!

Tribhuban Army Football Club is the first ever Nepali club to receive the "AFC Club Licensing Certificate”

"Yubasanga Pradhan Senapati-2077"

Spectacular Cultural show during "Yubasanga Pradhan Senapati-2077" organized by NCC Alumni Association Nepal at Army Auditorium on December 24, 2020

"Yubasanga Pradhan Senapati-2077"

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa inaugurates the "Yubasanga Pradhan Senapati-2077" Programme organised by NCC Alumni Association Nepal at Army Auditorium on December 24, 2020.

Rotation of Troops to UNIFIL Mission Commences

Rotation of Troops to UNIFIL Mission Commences

214 Nepali peacekeepers, first batch of the rotating battalion for UNIFIL Mission, Lebanon, departed on December 13, 2020. An equal number of Nepali Peacekeepers return back from the mission area on December 14, 2020.

Rotation of Troops to UNIFIL Mission Commences

Rotation of Troops to UNIFIL Mission Commences

214 Nepali peacekeepers, first batch of the rotating battalion for UNIFIL Mission, Lebanon, departed on December 13, 2020. An equal number of Nepali Peacekeepers return back from the mission area on December 14, 2020.

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa reviewed the security situation and operational preparedness of the units during his visit to the units under the Eastern Division on December 09, 2020.

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa reviewed the security situation and operational preparedness of the units during his visit to the units under the Eastern Division on December 09, 2020.

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa reviewed the security situation and operational preparedness during his visit to the units under the Eastern Division on December 10, 2020.

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa reviewed the security situation and operational preparedness during his visit to the units under the Eastern Division on December 10, 2020.

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa reviewed the security situation and operational preparedness during his visit to the units under the Eastern Division on December 10, 2020.

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS Inspection Visit

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa reviewed the security situation and operational preparedness of the units during his visit to the units under the Eastern Division on December 09, 2020.

Call on COAS

Call on COAS

The Visiting General Wei Fenghe, Defence Minister and State Councilor of the People's Republic of China, pays an office call on to General Purna Chandra Thapa, Chief of the Army Staff, Nepali Army at the latter’s office on November 29, 2020.

Visit of General Wei Fenghe

Visit of General Wei Fenghe

General Wei Fenghe, Defence Minister and State Councilor of the People's Republic of China, receives the Guard of Honour during his visit at the Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on November 29, 2020.

Visit of General Wei Fenghe

Visit of General Wei Fenghe

General Wei Fenghe, Defence Minister and State Councilor of the People's Republic of China, inspects the Guard of Honour during his visit at the Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on November 29, 2020.

COAS Confers Rank Insignia

COAS Confers Rank Insignia

Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa conferred the rank insignia of Major General to Brigadier General Santosh Kumar Dhakal and Brigadier General Sahadev Khadka at a function held at the Army Headquarters on November 20, 2020.

Call on COAS

Call on COAS

H.E. Mr. Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Ambassador of India to Nepal, paid a courtesy call on COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa at Nepali Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on November 18, 2020.

Indian COAS Concludes His Visit

Indian COAS Concludes His Visit

General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff Indian Army, being bade farewell by Chief of General Staff (CGS) Lieutenant General Prabhu Ram Sharma at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) on November 06, 2020.

Investiture Ceremony

Investiture Ceremony

Right Honourable President Ms. Bidya Devi Bhandari confers the Honorary Rank of General of the Nepali Army (NA) on General Manoj Mukund Naravane, the Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) Indian Army, during an investiture ceremony held at Rastrapati Bhavan, Sheetal Niwas on 05 November, 2020.

Indian COAS Visit

Indian COAS Visit

General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff Indian Army, meets his Nepali Counterpart COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa at the latter's office at Army Headquarters on November 05, 2020.

Indian COAS Visit

Indian COAS Visit

General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff Indian Army, plants a Pecan tree sapling in the premises of the Army Headquarters on November 05, 2020.

Indian COAS Visit

Indian COAS Visit

General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff Indian Army, inspects the Guard of Honour at the Army Headquarters on November 05, 2020.

Indian COAS Visit

Indian COAS Visit

General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff Indian Army, receives the Guard of Honour at the Army Headquarters on November 05, 2020.

Indian COAS Visit

Indian COAS Visit

General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff Indian Army, pays homage to the martyrs by laying a wreath in the Martyr’s Memorial in the Army Pavilion on November 05, 2020.

Indian COAS Arrives

Indian COAS Arrives

General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff Indian Army being welcomed by the Chief of General Staff, Lieutenant General Prabhu Ram Sharma at the Tribhuban International Airport on November 04, 2020.

Indian COAS Arrives

Indian COAS Arrives

General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff Indian Army arrives in Nepal on November 04, 2020.

Indian COAS Arrives

Indian COAS Arrives

General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff Indian Army arrives in Nepal on November 04, 2020.

COAS Confers Rank Insignia

COAS Confers Rank Insignia

Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa conferred the rank insignia of Lieutenant General to Major General Ishwar Hamal at a function held at the Army HQ today.

NA Peacekeepers Departed for UNSMIL Mission

NA Peacekeepers Departed for UNSMIL Mission

115 Nepali peacekeepers, first batch of the rotating UN Guard Unit for UNSMIL Libya, departed on October 31, 2020. A search dog named Kilo also accompanied the troops.

Division Commander's Coordinating Conference Concludes

Division Commander's Coordinating Conference Concludes

The three-day "Division Commander's Coordinating Conference-2077" concluded at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on October 20, 2020.

Division Commander's Coordinating Conference Commences

Division Commander's Coordinating Conference Commences

The three-day "Division Commander's Coordinating Conference-2077" commences at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on October 18, 2020.

Division Commander's Coordinating Conference Commences

Division Commander's Coordinating Conference Commences

The three-day "Division Coordinating Commander's Conference-2077" commences at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on October 18, 2020.

Call On COAS

Call On COAS

His Excellency Mr. Yousuf Bin Mohammed Al-Hail, Ambassador of Qatar to Nepal, paid a courtesy call on COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on October 12, 2020.

Nepali Army Hands Over Ghantibagad-Chhangru Track

Nepali Army Hands Over Ghantibagad-Chhangru Track

Nepali Army (NA) has completed the construction of Ghantibagad-Chhangru Track situated in Darchula District and hands it over to the local authority on October 05, 2020. The critical Ghantibagar-Chhangru track is now open for the general public.

Nepali Army Hands Over Ghantibagad-Chhangru Track

Nepali Army Hands Over Ghantibagad-Chhangru Track

Nepali Army (NA) has completed the construction of Ghantibagad-Chhangru Track situated in Darchula District and hands it over to the local authority on October 05, 2020. The critical Ghantibagar-Chhangru track is now open for the general public.

Nepali Army Hands Over Ghantibagad-Chhangru Track

Nepali Army Hands Over Ghantibagad-Chhangru Track

Nepali Army (NA) has completed the construction of Ghantibagad-Chhangru Track situated in Darchula District and hands it over to the local authority on October 05, 2020. The critical Ghantibagar-Chhangru track is now open for the general public.

NA Peacekeepers Departed for UNMISS Mission

NA Peacekeepers Departed for UNMISS Mission

First batch of the High Readiness Company (HRC) consisting of 78 Nepali Army Peacekeepers departed today (October 5, 2020) for Juba on a routine rotation to the United Nation’s Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).

Quick Impact Project by Nepali Army

Quick Impact Project by Nepali Army

Nandabaks Battalion, Nepali Army constructed a basketball court within the premises of Karnali Higher Secondary School in Chandannath-2, Jumla and handed it to the school authority.

Quick Impact Project by Nepali Army

Quick Impact Project by Nepali Army

Nandabaks Battalion, Nepali Army constructed a school building within the premises of Karnali Higher Secondary School in Chandannath-2, Jumla and handed it to the school authority.

Quick Impact Project by NA

Quick Impact Project by NA

Ranasinghdal Battalion, Nepali Army constructed a school building and retaining wall within the premises of " Nepal Rastriya Bhutpurv Sainik Awasiya Vidyalaya" in Gorkha-8, Gorkha and handed it to the school authority

Quick Impact Projects by Nepali Army

Quick Impact Projects by Nepali Army

Under the socio-economic infrastructure development program, the Kalijung Battalion, Nepali Army has built a railing along the 2.58Km foot trail starting from the Buddha Temple in Gosaikunda-5 to Gosaikunda and handed over to the rural municipality.

Best Articles Felicitated

Best Articles Felicitated

Brigadier General Shantosh Ballave Poudyal's 'Reorganizing The NA: Making A Case for Hybrid Warfare and Smaller Formations' published in the Sipahi Barshik bagged the first prize to receive NRs 50,000/- during a felicitation ceremony organized at Army Auditorium on September 14, 2020.

Short Film Competition- 2076” Concludes

Short Film Competition- 2076” Concludes

Prasun Sindhuliya's "Desh lai Chhune Paila" was judged the best film of the “Short Film Competition -2076” organized by the Nepali Army (NA).

COAS visit to No.26 Brigade and Bishnudal Battalion

COAS visit to No.26 Brigade and Bishnudal Battalion

Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa completed his 3-day visit to the No. 26 Brigade Headquarters and Bishnudal Battalion on August 19, 2020.

COAS at Bishnudal Battalion

COAS at Bishnudal Battalion

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa addressing the all ranks of Bishnudal Battalion during his visit at the battalion headquarters on August 17, 2020.

NAWA Distributes Relief Materials to Sindhupalchok Landslide Victims

NAWA Distributes Relief Materials to Sindhupalchok Landslide Victims

Gorakhbaks Battalion Commander hands over 100 blankets provided by Nepali Army Wives Association (NAWA) to the Chief of the Jugal Rural Municipality for the Sindhupalchok Landslide Victims on August 16, 2020.

NA in Search & Rescue Operation

NA in Search & Rescue Operation

Troops of Nepali Army during a Search and Rescue Operations after a massive landslide hit the Jugal Rural Municipality-2, Sindhupalchok on August 14, 2020.

NA in Search & Rescue Operation

NA in Search & Rescue Operation

Troops of Nepali Army during a Search and Rescue Operations after a massive landslide hit the Jugal Rural Municipality-2, Sindhupalchok on August 14, 2020.

COAS Confers the Rank Insignia

COAS Confers the Rank Insignia

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa confers the rank insignia of Major General to newly promoted Brig Gen Bigyan Dev Pandey at Army headquarters, Bhadrakali on August 14, 2020. Maj Gen Pandey has been assigned the responsibility of General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the North-Western Division Headquarters, Surkhet.

Indian Ambassador Hands Over Ventilators to COAS

Indian Ambassador Hands Over Ventilators to COAS

H.E. Mr. Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Ambassador of India to Nepal, hands over ten Ventilators worth 28 Mln INR to COAS Gen Purna Chandra Thapa in a ceremony at Grand Hall, Army Hq on Sunday. The Ventilators were provided by the Govt. of India to NA.

NA Hands Over INSAS Rifle to APF

NA Hands Over INSAS Rifle to APF

The Nepali Army has handed over six hundred INSAS (Indian Small Arms System) rifles to the Armed Police Force (APF), Nepal, on No Cost Basis during a ceremony held at the Nepali Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on July 29, 2020.

'Military Code of Conduct Week - 2077' Concludes

'Military Code of Conduct Week - 2077' Concludes

Chief of General Staff (CGS) Lieutenant General Prabhu Ram Sharma addressing the participants on the final day (July 23, 2020) of 'Military Code of Conduct Week-2077' at the Nepali Army Auditorium.

'Military Code of Conduct Week - 2077' Concludes

'Military Code of Conduct Week - 2077' Concludes

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa with the participants on the final day (July 23, 2020) of 'Military Code of Conduct Week-2077' at the Nepali Army Auditorium.

Brig Gen Poudyal Takes Over as NA Spokesperson

Brig Gen Poudyal Takes Over as NA Spokesperson

Brig Gen Shantosh Ballave Poudyal officially took over as Director of Public Relations & Information (DPR&I) and Spokesperson of the Nepali Army (NA) on July 17, 2020.

Military Code of Conduct

Military Code of Conduct

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa addressing army officials on the first day of 'Second Military Code of Conduct Week-2077' at Army Headquarters on July 16, 2020.

Inauguration in Doleshwor Temple Complex

Inauguration in Doleshwor Temple Complex

Former Minister of Industry and Member of Parliament Mr. Mahesh Basnet and COAS General Purnachandra Thapa jointly inaugurated the newly constructed Satal, Vir Dhunge Dhara and a building constructed by the Nepali Army at the Doleshwor Temple Complex in Sipadol, Suryavinayak Municipality-8, Bhaktapur on July 13, 2020.

ANFA Aid to Nepali Army

ANFA Aid to Nepali Army

All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) President Karma Chhiring Sherpa handed over the necessary equipment to COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa on behalf of ANFA to upgrade the sports ground of Nepali Army at Army Headquarters on July 10, 2020.

Unveiling Ceremony

Unveiling Ceremony

Far-Western Division Commander Major General Nirmal Kumar Thapa unveiled full body statue of late King Prithvi Narayan Shah constructed at the premises of No. 25 Brigade HQs, Bhagatpur Barrack, Mahendranagar on July 06, 2020.

Promotion

Promotion

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa confers the rank insignia of Major General to Brigadier General Prem Shahi at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on July 03, 2020.

U.S. Embassy Hands Over Medical Equipment to Nepali Army

U.S. Embassy Hands Over Medical Equipment to Nepali Army

H.E. Mr Randy W. Berry, Ambassador of U.S to Nepal, hands over medical equipment needed to combat COVID-19 to General Purna Chandra Thapa, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), at Nepali Army Headquarters on June 24, 2020.

Division Commander's Coordinating Conference' Held

Division Commander's Coordinating Conference' Held

The two-day 'Division Commander's Coordinating Conference-2077' was held at Nepali Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali from June 19, 2020 to June 21, 2020.

Promotion

Promotion

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa confers the rank insignia of Major General to Brig Gen Dr. Nagendra Bahadur K.C. at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on May 29, 2020.

NA Receives COVID-19 Medical Supplies Purchased from China

NA Receives COVID-19 Medical Supplies Purchased from China

The 18.7 tons of medical supplies necessary to combat COVID-19 pandemic procured by Nepali Army under a government-to-government deal arrived in Kathmandu on May 19, 2020.

NA Receives COVID-19 Medical Supplies Purchased from China

NA Receives COVID-19 Medical Supplies Purchased from China

The 18.7 tons of medical supplies necessary to combat COVID-19 pandemic procured by Nepali Army under a government-to-government deal arrived in Kathmandu on May 19, 2020.

Promotion

Promotion

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa confers the rank insignia of Major General to Brigadier General Dhruva Raj Khattri at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on May 10, 2020.

Promotion

Promotion

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa confers the rank insignia of Lieutenant General to Major General Prabhu Ram Sharma at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on May 3, 2020.

Promotion

Promotion

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa confers the rank insignia of Major General to Brig Gen Anand Kumar Adhikari at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on May 3, 2020.

Promotion

Promotion

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa confers the rank insignia of Major General to Brig Gen Sanjay Thapa at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on May 3, 2020.

Cadet Passing Out Parade

Cadet Passing Out Parade

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa awarding the "Sword of Honour" to the best Officer Cadet during the 'Passing out Parade' ceremony held at Nepali Military Academy, Kharipati on April 08, 2020.

Cadet Passing Out Parade

Cadet Passing Out Parade

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa awarding the "Cane of Honour" to the best Lady Officer Cadet during the 'Passing Out Parade' ceremony held at Nepali Military Academy, Kharipati on April 08, 2020.