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Military camp in Arunachal Pradesh named after late General Bipin Rawat

Kibithu (Arunachal Pradesh), September 10: To honour the country's first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) late General Bipin Rawat, the Kibithu military garrison in Arunachal was named after him. General Rawat died in a chopper crash last year in December along with his wife Madhulika Rawat and 12 other military personnel. The event to rename the military station was attended by state Governor Brig BD Mishra (Retd) and Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu, senior military and civilian dignitaries along with daughters of the late CDS. During the ceremony, Kibithu...