'नेपाली सेनाको इतिहास' launched

CoAS General Chhatra Man Singh Gurung launched the book entitled ‘'नेपाली सेनाको इतिहास'’ published by Nepalese Army amid a function at the Army HQs on August 1, 2012. The ceremony commenced with the conveying of the message of Supreme Commander of Nepalese Army, Rt. Honorable President Dr. Ram Baran Yadav. The book contains the glorious history of the Nepalese Army including additional history which was not covered in the other previous publications. The 633-page book highlights the initial structure of the NA, its chronological development, various battles fought by NA, NA in International arena, NA reorganization and modernization, Military laws and rules, NA in national development, NA in nature conversation, NA in Peacekeeping Missions, current NA structure in 12 different chapters. During the ceremony, CoAS Gen Gurung highlighted upon the glorious Nepalese Army and their valor exhibited in the past to protect the freedom, integrity and sovereignty of the country. He added that the researched book could be utilized as a reference for untapped and new facts about the historical events of NA and was optimistic that the book would provide significant information to the general public. On the occasion, CoAS Gurung felicitated the authors of the book Asst. Prof. Kamal Raj Singh Rathore, Prof. Dr. Tri Ratna Manadhar, Prof Dr. Tirtha Prasad Mishra, Prof. Dinesh Raj Panta and Asst. Prof. Bhawashwor Pangeni and thanked the publishers of the book from Nepalese Army. Historian Dr. Ghanashyam Bhhatarai gave a short review of the book during the ceremony. Present on the occasion were Chancellor and Vice Chancellor, Secretaries of Ministries, Advisors to the Rt. Hon. President, retired Generals, serving Generals, resident Defense Attaches, Professors, Historians and NAWA representatives. CoAS Gen Gurung also launched the coffee-table book entitled ‘The Nepalese Army’ amid a special function held at Army HQs on August 7, 2012.