Lt Gen Dalip Singh, VSM

DGOS& Sr Col Comdt


Lt Gen Dalip Singh, VSM the twenty fifth, Director General Ordnance Services & Senior Colonel Commandant,assumed the office in Feb 2019 after successful tenure as Commandant, College of Materials Management.


The General officer was commissioned in Army Ordnance Corps on 29 Aug 1981 from OTA Chennai.


He has varied operational, staff and instructional experience. He has Commanded Amn Depot at Dehu Road, Central Armed Forces Vehicle Depot and Army Ordnance Corps Centre. He has served as DAA &QMG of a MtnBde, DAQMG of IMA Dehradun, GSO 1 (SD/WE) of a InfDiv, AQMG (Wks) of a Corps, Director PP (Lgs) under DGPP, Additional Director General of Ordnance Services (Clothing Necessary & Administration) and Director General Recruiting at IHQ of MoD (Army). In addition, he also served as United Nations Military Observer (UNMO) & Assistant Chief Air Staff Officer when on deputation at UMOMIL at Liberia (West Africa).


Gen Offr has attended the prestigious Defence Service Staff College (DSSC) Wellington, Higher Defence Management Course (HDMC) at College of Defence Management, Secunderabad and National Defence College (NDC) at New Delhi.


The Gen Offr is married to MrsDevKumari, whohas been an educationist with Post Graduation Degree in Chemistry. The couple has two children.  Daughter, Neelakshi has a Master Degree in (Urban Design), presently working as Senior Consultant with Ernst & Young and married to Lt Cdr (IN) Adhiraj. Son, Capt Bharat Singh Rathore is a serving army Offr.