Anil Chauhan Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Anil Chauhan

Last Updated: 12 May, 2023 | Views: 160

Age: 62

Profession: Defence

Other Profession(s): Army Officer

Famous For: 2nd Chief Of Defence Staff (CDS) Of The Indian Armed Forces

Higher Education: Graduated National Defence Academy (NDA)

Anil Chauhan Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
18 May, 1961 (62 Years 04 Months 14 Days)
Birth Country
Birth State/Province
Birth District
Pauri Garhwal
Birth Place
Birth Sign

Anil Chauhan Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

General Anil Chauhan was born on May 18th, 1961. Since September 30th, 2022, he has been the second Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) of the Indian Armed Forces. In 1977 he graduated from the National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla, in the 58 Course, and in 1980 he graduated from the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, in the 68 Course. He served in the 11th Gorkha Rifles for four decades after being commissioned in 1981.

In 1977: Gen Chauhan joined the National Defence Academy (NDA) after school at the Kendriya Vidyalaya at Fort William, Kolkata.

1977: Khadakwasla (58 Course) was his first course.

1981: Anil Chauhan graduated from the Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun (68 Course).

1981: Anil Chauhan was commissioned into the 6th Battalion of the 11th Gorkha Rifles (6/11 GR) as a second lieutenant, shortly after graduating from the IMA.

Following Manoj Mukund Naravane's appointment as Vice Chief of Army Staff (VCOAS) on August 

2019: Anil Chauhan was appointed GOC-in-C, Eastern Command.

May 31st, 2021:  Anil Chauhan got retirement from the post of General Chauhan.


Param Vishisht Seva Medal

Uttam Yudh Seva Medal

Ati Vishisht Seva Medal

Sena Medal 

Vishisht Seva Medal

Books authored:

Aftermath of A Nuclear Attack 

History of 11 Gorkha Rifles Regimental Centre 


Anil Chauhan Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In feet Inches 5'7'
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 65 Kg
In Pounds 143 lbs
Eye Color
Dark Brown
Hair Color
Salt & Pepper

Anil Chauhan Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Surendra Singh Chauhan
Anupama Chauhan
Pragya Chauhan
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