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Israeli Ambassador Calls on Officiating COAS

Israeli Ambassador Calls on Officiating COAS

His Excellency Mr. Hanan Goder, Ambassador of Israel to Nepal, had a courtesy meeting with Lt. Gen. Prabhu Ram Sharma, Officiating Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), at the latter's office at the Army HQs on September 1, 2021.

Sn 10 Higher Command and Management Course Commences

Sn 10 Higher Command and Management Course Commences

The Ser. No. 10 Higher Command and Management Course (HCMC) commenced amid a special opening ceremony held at the Nepali Army War College, Nagarkot. on August 29, 2021.

Sn 10 Higher Command and Management Course Commences

Sn 10 Higher Command and Management Course Commences

The Ser. No. 10 Higher Command and Management Course (HCMC) commenced amid a special opening ceremony held at the Nepali Army War College, Nagarkot. on August 29, 2021.

Courtesy Call on Officiating COAS

Courtesy Call on Officiating COAS

Newly appointed defence secretary of the Ministry of Defence Mr. Begendra Raj Sharma Poudyal calls on Officiating COAS Lt Gen Prabhu Ram Sharma at army headquarters on August 19, 2021.

Leadership in Transition

Leadership in Transition

An official "Handing Over Taking Over" of leadership between COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa and CGS Lt Gen Prabhu Ram Sharma was held at the Army HQs on August 09, 2021.

Leadership in Transition

Leadership in Transition

An official "Handing Over taking Over" of leadership between COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa and CGS Lt Gen Prabhu Ram Sharma was held at the Army HQs on August 09, 2021.

Leadership in Transition

Leadership in Transition

An official "Handing Over taking Over" of leadership between COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa and CGS Lt Gen Prabhu Ram Sharma was held at the Army HQs on August 09, 2021.

Call on COAS

Call on COAS

His Excellency Mr. Randy W. Berry, Ambassador of USA to Nepal calls on General Purna Chandra Thapa, COAS Nepali Army, at the latter's office at Army Hqs on August 03, 2021.

Command Flag Handover Ceremony

Command Flag Handover Ceremony

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa hands over the "Command Flag" to the GOC of Command HQs during a function held at Army Headquarters on July 16, 2021.

Security is a shared responsibility!!

Security is a shared responsibility!!

COAS Gen Purna Chandra Thapa hands over Rifles and accessories to IGP Shailesh Singh Thapa at a ceremony in Army HQ. Nepali Army will provide 10000 plus weapons of different types to Nepal Police.

Security is a shared responsibility!!

Security is a shared responsibility!!

COAS Gen Purna Chandra Thapa hands over Rifles and accessories to IGP Shailesh Singh Thapa at a ceremony in Army HQ. Nepali Army will provide 10000 plus weapons of different types to Nepal Police.

US provides the  Search and Rescue Rafts to NA

US provides the Search and Rescue Rafts to NA

The US has provided the Nepali Army four Search and Rescue Rafts with a view to enhance the latter’s capability to respond to floods and other natural disasters.

COAS Confers Rank Insignia

COAS Confers Rank Insignia

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa confers the rank insignia of Pilot Major General to newly promoted Pilot Brigadier General Ashish Narsingh Rana at Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on June 25, 2021.

Ser. No. 9 HCMC Concludes

Ser. No. 9 HCMC Concludes

COAS Purna Chandra Thapa addresses the student officers, during the closing ceremony of the Higher Command and Management Course (HCMC) at Nepali Army War College, Nagarkot on June 16, 2021.

Ser. No. 9 HCMC Concludes

Ser. No. 9 HCMC Concludes

COAS Purna Chandra Thapa awards the "Academic Writing Award" to Colonel Dil Bikram Subba during the closing ceremony of the Higher Command and Management Course (HCMC) held at Nepali Army War College, Nagarkot on June 16, 2021.

Ser. No. 9 HCMC Concludes

Ser. No. 9 HCMC Concludes

COAS Purna Chandra Thapa awards the "Best Student Award" to Colonel Dil Bikram Subba during the closing ceremony of the Higher Command and Management Course (HCMC) held at Nepali Army War College, Nagarkot on June 16, 2021.

Indian Army Provides Essential Medical Supplies to Nepali Army

Indian Army Provides Essential Medical Supplies to Nepali Army

His Excellency Mr. Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Ambassador of India to Nepal, hands over medical supplies provided by the Indian Army to COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa at the Grand Hall, Army HQ on June 11, 2021.

Indian Army Provides Essential Medical Supplies to Nepali Army

Indian Army Provides Essential Medical Supplies to Nepali Army

His Excellency Mr. Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Ambassador of India to Nepal, hands over medical supplies provided by the Indian Army to COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa at the Grand Hall, Army HQ on June 11, 2021.

Australia provides essential medical supplies to Nepali Army

Australia provides essential medical supplies to Nepali Army

Her Excellency Felicity Jane Volk, Ambassador of Australia to Nepal, handed over medical supplies to CGS Lt Gen Prabhu Ram Sharma at the Tribhuvan International Airport on June 05, 2021

Australia provides essential medical supplies to Nepali Army

Australia provides essential medical supplies to Nepali Army

Her Excellency Felicity Jane Volk, Ambassador of Australia to Nepal, handed over medical supplies to CGS Lt Gen Prabhu Ram Sharma at the Tribhuvan International Airport on June 05, 2021

COAS Inaugurates Military Field Hospital

COAS Inaugurates Military Field Hospital

Chief of the Army Staff General Purna Chandra Thapa inaugurates the Field Hospital with 25 bed capacity, newly constructed in Bardibas, Mahottari District on May 17, 2021.

COAS Inaugurates Military Residential School

COAS Inaugurates Military Residential School

Chief of the Army Staff General Purna Chandra Thapa inaugurates the military residential school newly constructed in Bardibas, Mahottari District on May 17, 2021.

Officer Cadet Course-59 and TOBC Commissioning Parade Held

Officer Cadet Course-59 and TOBC Commissioning Parade Held

COAS Gen Purna Chandra Thapa conferred the rank insignia of Lieutenant to officer cadets of S.N. 59 Officer Cadet Basic Course and to technical officers of S.N. 27 Technical Officer Basic Course (TOBC) amidst a special function held at NMA, Kharipati on May 09, 2021.

Officer Cadet Course-59 and TOBC Commissioning Parade Held

Officer Cadet Course-59 and TOBC Commissioning Parade Held

Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa reviewing the Commissioning Parade at Nepali Military Academy (NMA), Kharipati, Bhaktapur on May 09, 2021.

Officer Cadet Course-59 and TOBC Commissioning Parade Held

Officer Cadet Course-59 and TOBC Commissioning Parade Held

COAS Gen Purna Chandra Thapa conferred the rank insignia of Lieutenant to officer cadets of S.N. 59 Officer Cadet Basic Course and to technical officers of S.N. 27 Technical Officer Basic Course (TOBC) amidst a special function held at NMA, Kharipati, on May 09, 2021.

Call on COAS

Call on COAS

Her Excellency Ms. Himalee Arunatilaka, Sri Lankan Ambassador to Nepal, calls on COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa at latter's office, Bhadrakali on April 28, 2021

Call on COAS

Call on COAS

H.E. Mr. Esala Ruwan Weerakoon, Secretary General of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), called on COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa at latter's office, Bhadrakali on April 28, 2021

Foundation Stone Laid

Foundation Stone Laid

Rt. Hon. Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Mr. KP Sharma Oli lays the foundation stone of the hospital building to be built within the premises of Birendra Hospital, Chhauni on April 24, 2021.

Foundation Stone Laid

Foundation Stone Laid

Rt. Hon. Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Mr. KP Sharma Oli lays the foundation stone of the hospital building to be built within the premises of Birendra Hospital, Chhauni on April 24, 2021.

S.N. 28 Command and Staff Course Commences

S.N. 28 Command and Staff Course Commences

Chief of General Staff (CGS) Lt Gen Prabhu Ram Sharma inaugurates the S.N. 28 Command and Staff Course at the Army Command and Staff College (ACSC), Shivapuri on April 19, 2021.

'Mountain Cleaning Campaign-2021' Banner Handover Ceremony Held

'Mountain Cleaning Campaign-2021' Banner Handover Ceremony Held

The "Mountain Cleaning Campaign-2021" formally commenced by handing over the banner to the campaign Leaders during a special ceremony organized at Nepali Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on April 13, 2021.

'Mountain Cleaning Campaign-2021' Banner Handover Ceremony Held

'Mountain Cleaning Campaign-2021' Banner Handover Ceremony Held

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa hands over the campaign banner to one of the campaign leader during the "Mountain Cleaning Campaign-2021" banner handover ceremony organized at Nepali Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on April 13, 2021.

'Mountain Cleaning Campaign-2021' Banner Handover Ceremony Held

'Mountain Cleaning Campaign-2021' Banner Handover Ceremony Held

The "Mountain Cleaning Campaign-2021" formally commenced by handing over the banner to the campaign Leaders during a special ceremony organized at Nepali Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on April 13, 2021.

SN 6 Advanced Course on National Security Concludes

SN 6 Advanced Course on National Security Concludes

Rt. Hon Prime Minister & Minister of Defense Mr. KP Sharma Oli addresses the attendees during the closing ceremony of the "Serial No. 6 Advanced Couse on National Security" at the Army Command the Staff Collage (ACSC), Shivapuri on April 13, 2021.

SN 6 Advanced Course on National Security Concludes

SN 6 Advanced Course on National Security Concludes

COAS general Purna Chandra Thapa addresses the attendees during the closing ceremony of the "Serial No. 6 Advanced Couse on National Security" at the Army Command the Staff Collage (ACSC), Shivapuri on April 13, 2021.

SN 6 Advanced Course on National Security Concludes

SN 6 Advanced Course on National Security Concludes

Serial No. 6 Advanced Couse on National Security Concludes at the Army Command the Staff Collage (ACSC), Shivapuri on April 13, 2021.

SN 6 Advanced Course on National Security Concludes

SN 6 Advanced Course on National Security Concludes

Serial No. 6 Advanced Couse on National Security Concludes at the Army Command the Staff Collage (ACSC), Shivapuri on April 13, 2021.

Best Articles Felicitated

Best Articles Felicitated

Col Bimal Raj Sharma's 'Unit Command: An Understanding by Experiences' published in the Shivapuri Journal bagged the first prize to receive NRs 50,000/- during a felicitation ceremony organized at Army Auditorium on April 02, 2021.

Photo Competition-2077 and Prize Distribution Ceremony

Photo Competition-2077 and Prize Distribution Ceremony

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa awards Best Photo of the Year to T/Sgt Rajib Hengaju during the "Army Photo Competition-2077 and Prize Distribution Ceremony" held at Nepali Army Auditorium on March 02, 2021.

Photo Competition-2077 and Prize Distribution Ceremony

Photo Competition-2077 and Prize Distribution Ceremony

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa awards the first prize to Bhairav Nath Battalion during the "Army Photo Competition-2077 and Prize Distribution Ceremony" held at Nepali Army Auditorium on March 02, 2021.

SN 6 Advance Course on National Security Commences

SN 6 Advance Course on National Security Commences

CGS Lt. Gen. Prabhu Ram Sharma inaugurates the 'SN 6 Advance Course on National Security' by lighting the Panas during the opening ceremony organized at Army Command & Staff College, Shivapuri on March 29, 2021.

S.N. 27 Command and Staff Course Concludes

S.N. 27 Command and Staff Course Concludes

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa presents the 'Best Student Officer' award to Maj Sameer Shrestha during the graduation ceremony of the S.N. 27 Command and Staff Course at ACSC, Shivapuri on March 26, 2021.

'The Shivapuri-XXII' Unveiled

'The Shivapuri-XXII' Unveiled

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa unveils the 'The Shivapuri-XXII', the annual journal of ACSC, during the graduation ceremony of the S.N. 27 Command and Staff Course at ACSC, Shivapuri on March 26, 2021.

Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)

Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa inaugurates the ‘Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)’ amid a special function organized at Eastern Division Headquarters, Itahari on March 24, 2021.

Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)

Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa interacts with the veterans during the ‘Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)’ organized at Eastern Division Headquarters, Itahari on March 24, 2021.

Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)

Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa interacts with the veterans during the ‘Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)’ organized at Eastern Division Headquarters, Itahari on March 24, 2021.

Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)

Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)

‘Ex-Servicemen Gathering-2077 (No 1 Province)’ was held amidst a special function organized at Eastern Division Headquarters, Itahari on March 24, 2021.

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

The fourth edition of the "COAS International Tri-Adventure Competition-2021", a one-day event was organized by Nepali Army on March 20, 2021.

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

The fourth edition of the "COAS International Tri-Adventure Competition-2021", a one-day event was organized by Nepali Army on March 20, 2021.

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

The fourth edition of the "COAS International Tri-Adventure Competition-2021", a one-day event was organized by Nepali Army on March 20, 2021.

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

The fourth edition of the "COAS International Tri-Adventure Competition-2021", a one-day event was organized by Nepali Army on March 20, 2021.

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

4th COAS Int'l Tri-Adventure Competition-2021 Held

The fourth edition of the "COAS International Tri-Adventure Competition-2021", a one-day event was organized by Nepali Army on March 20, 2021.

Call on COAS

Call on COAS

H.E. Ms. Felicity Volk, Ambassador of Australia to Nepal, call on COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa at the latter's office at Army Headquarters on March 19, 2021

Call on COAS

Call on COAS

H.E. Ms. Nona Deprez, Ambassador of European Union to Nepal, call on COAS general Purna Chandra Thapa at latter's office at Army Headquarters on March 18, 2021.

Call on COAS

Call on COAS

H.E. Mr. Syed Haider Shah, Ambassador of Pakistan to Nepal, calls on Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa at the latter's office, Army Hqeadqarters, Bhadrakali on March 15, 2021.

"Maha-Shivaratri & Army Day-2077" Observed

Right Hon. President and Supreme Commander of Nepali Army Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari receiving the "Guard of Honour" presented by the Nepali Army during the "Maha-Shivaratri & Army Day" ceremony at Army Pavilion, Tundikhel, on March 11, 2021.

"Maha-Shivaratri & Army Day-2077" Observed

"Maha-Shivaratri and Army Day-2077" was celebrated amid a spectacular ceremony held at the Army Pavilion, Tundikhel on March 11, 2021.

"Maha-Shivaratri & Army Day-2077" Observed

"Maha-Shivaratri and Army Day-2077" was celebrated amid a spectacular ceremony held at the Army Pavilion, Tundikhel on March 11, 2021.

Unity Journal Unveiling Ceremony

Unity Journal Unveiling Ceremony

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa unveils the 'Unity Journal' (Volume II) amidst an unveiling ceremony organized at Nepali Army auditorium on March 09, 2021.

Unity Journal Unveiling Ceremony

Unity Journal Unveiling Ceremony

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa hands over the first prize to Mr. Gaurav Bhattarai, for his article entitled 'Sino-Indian Conflict; Geopolitical Reflections in Nepal' during the Unity Journal (Vol II) unveiling ceremony organized at Nepali Army auditorium on March 09, 2021.

"Division Commander's Conference-2077" Concludes

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa delivers the closing remarks during the closing ceremony of the "Division Commander's Conference-2077" amidst a programme organized at the Nepali Army Headquarters on March 05, 2021.

"Division Commander's Conference-2077" Commences

Rt. Honourable Prime Minister Mr. KP Sharma Oli addresses the opening ceremony of the "Division Commander's Conference-2077" amidst a programme organized at the Nepali Army Headquarters on March 3, 2021.

"Division Commander's Conference-2077" Commences

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa addresses the opening ceremony of the "Division Commander's Conference-2077" amidst a programme organized at the Nepali Army Headquarters on March 3, 2021.

'Academy Hall of Fame' Induction Ceremony

'Academy Hall of Fame' Induction Ceremony

In line with the tradition of honouring the highest ranked national and international officers commissioned from the respective academy, COAS General Thapa's Portrait was inducted into the 'Academy Hall of Fame' in the NMA, Kharipati, Bhaktapur.

'Academy Hall of Fame' Induction Ceremony

'Academy Hall of Fame' Induction Ceremony

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa being presented the 'Certificate of Honour' by the Commandant of Nepali Military Academy (NMA) during the 'Academy Hall of Fame' Induction ceremony held at NMA, Kharipati on February 23, 2021.

"Organizational Change Consolidation & Sustainability" Seminar Concludes

A four-day seminar on "Organizational Change Consolidation & Sustainability" concludes at Nepali Army Headquarters on February 17, 2021.

"Organizational Change Consolidation & Sustainability" Seminar Concludes

A four-day seminar on "Organizational Change Consolidation & Sustainability" concludes at Nepali Army Headquarters on February 17, 2021.

"Organizational Change Consolidation & Sustainability" Seminar Commences

A four-day seminar on "Organizational Change Consolidation & Sustainability" commences at Nepali Army Headquarters on February 14, 2021.

"Unification Trail Seminar-II" Concludes

Rt. Hon Prime Minister Mr KP Sharma Oli addresses the attendees during the closing ceremony of the "Unification Trail Seminar-II" organized at the Nepali Army Auditorium Hall, Army Headquarters on February 07, 2021.

"Unification Trail Seminar-II" Concludes

Rt. Hon Prime Minister Mr KP Sharma Oli with the participants during the closing ceremony of the "Unification Trail Seminar-II" organized at the Nepali Army Auditorium Hall, Army Headquarters on February 07, 2021.

"Unification Trail Seminar-II" Commences

COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa inaugurates the second edition of the "Unification Trail Seminar" organized at the Nepali Army Auditorium Hall, Army Headquarters on February 4, 2021.

Call on COAS

Call on COAS

HE Mr. Randy W Berry, U.S. Ambassador to Nepal call on Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa at latter's office on January 29, 2021.