Deputy Commandant: Rear Admiral S K Grewal, VSM

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Rear Admiral S K Grewal, VSM is an alumnus of the 64th Course of the National Defence Academy. He was commissioned into the Executive Branch of the Indian Navy on 01 Jul 84.

The Admiral has held various challenging Staff and Command assignments during his distinguished Naval career spanning more than three decades. He completed his specialization in Navigation and Direction at Kochi in Apr 1990. He has served as the Navigating Officer of Indian Naval Ships Hosdurg, Magar, Udaygiri, Godavari and Ganga. His other sea tenures include Commissioning Commanding Officer of INS Prahar, Commissioning Executive Officer of INS Trishul and Commanding Officer of IN Ships Vibhuti and Talwar. INS Talwar was the Best Ship of Western Fleet during his command.

The Flag Officer has also served as the DDSR (ND) at IHQ MoD (Navy) and Instructor at the Navigation Direction School, Kochi and the College of Naval Warfare, Karanja. He has also been the Officer-in-Charge of the Project 1135.6 Training Team and the Navigation and Direction School. He was the Naval Attache at the Embassy of India, Moscow during the critical period of 2009 to 2012, when INS Chakra, INS Vikramaditya, Teg Class Frigates and Mig 29 K aircraft were commissioned / delivered to the Indian Navy. He has also been the Chief Staff Officer (Operations) at the Headquarters Eastern Naval Command for over 30 months. Prior to taking his current appointment as the Deputy Commandant of the National Defence Academy, the Admiral was the Flag Officer Sea Training at Kochi for over 18 months.

He is a graduate of the Defence Services Staff College, Wellington. He was awarded the coveted Scudder Medal for standing first in Staff Course. He has also attended the Naval Higher Command Course at College of Naval Warfare, Karanja and Naval Command Course at US Naval War College, New Port, Rhode Island. He was awarded John N Browne Counter-Terrorism and John S Strasser Senior International Leadership Awards at the US Naval War College.

For his meritorious performance, he has been commended by the FOCINC West in Dec 1988 and by the CNS in Dec 1996. He was also awarded VSM in Jan 2010.

He is married to Mrs Anita Grewal and they have a daughter and a son. Their daughter is working in private sector at Mumbai, post her MBA. Their son is an alumnus of BITS Pilani and is currently pursuing his Post Graduate Programme at IIM Ahmadabad.


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