CGS Biography

BIOGRAPHY OF
LIEUTENANT GENERAL PRABHU RAM SHARMA
CHIEF OF GENERAL STAFF

CGS General Prabhu Ram Sharma

SUPRABAL JANA SEWA SHREE Lt Gen Prabhu Ram Sharma was born on January 05, 1964 in Nagarjun Municipality-4, Sitapaila, Kathmandu. He completed his pre-commissioning training at the Nepali Army Academy, Kharipati, Bhaktapur and was commissioned into Nepali Army as a second lieutenant. He did his Company Command and Staff Course from Nepali Army War College (1988-89) and Staff College from Army Command and Staff College (ACSC), Shivapuri (1996-97), CMP India, RSO India (1991), and National Defence Course from India (2013). He has attended seminar in NESA Centre Washington DC (2007) and APCSS in Hawaii U.S. He holds Masters Degree in History from Tribhuwan University (1999) and Master of Philosophy in Defense and Strategic Study from University of Madras, India.

Lt Gen Sharma has had various command, staff and United Nations Mission appointment during his career. He commanded Infantry Company (2001), Infantry Battalion (2004), both in home and abroad for Peacekeeping Mission (MONUSCO), No.3 Brigade (2012), No. 6 Brigade (2013) and GOC in Mid Division (2017). He has had various staff appointment such as adjutant of Military Battalion, Brigade Major (2000), G1 Staff of Div (2001), Div Operation Officer (2005), Military Attaché in Bangladesh (2008-2011), Military Secretary (2014), Directorate of Recruiting and Selection (2015), Director of Planning Policy and Staff Duties (2016), Assistant COS (2016), Directorate General of Military Operations (DGMO) (2018-2019), Director of Master General of Ordnance (MGO), Chief of Staff (COS) and his current appointment is Chief Of General Staff (CGS).

Lt Gen Prabhu Ram Sharma is married to Mrs Sunita Sharma and the couple is blessed with two daughters.