Maj. General Smita Devrani Appointed As ADG Of MNS

Major General SmitaDevrani assumed responsibility as ADG Of MNS on October 01, 2021. It was additionally the 96th MNS Corps Day. Conveying forward Uttarakhand’s custom of serving in the Armed Forces of the country, SmitaDevrani has turned into the main lady in the state to reach to the desired situation of Major General in Indian Army.

She was before the Principal Matron of Army Hospital.


As per the public authority official statement, Devrani is an alumna if School of Nursing, Military Hospital Secunderabad. She had been designated as General Officer of Military Nursing Service on December 28,1983. She additionally finished a Diploma in Midwifery from the Naval Hospital INHS Asvini in Mumbai.

The scholastic record of the Major General is a broad one. She finished her graduation from University of Delhi and proceeded to Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital and Healthcare Management. She additionally a Master of Business Administration in Hospital Administration. Also, she obviously has Six Sigma Certificate, Quality Control Management and Infection Control and Prevention Management from the National Health Care Academy in Singapore.

Devrani is a Critical Care Nurse with an Intensive Care Nursing claim to fame from Army Hospital Delhi Cantt. She filled in as a Chief Matron during her delegation to the United Nations Mission in Congo during 2006-2007. During that time she oversaw losses. She additionally elected to be important for group which climbed Mount Nyragongo in Congo. It is a functioning layers spring of gushing lava around 3470 meters raised from the beginning.

Major General SmitaDevrani has likewise served at numerous regulatory posts like Research Pool Officer, Joint Director Military Nursing Service, Pune and Brig MNS of HQ Central Command, Principal Matron of Command Hospital, Director Admin at Integrated HQ of MoD (Army),


Before Devrani, Sonali Ghosal had been the Director General of Military Nursing Service. She had given 38 years in the Military Nursing Service. The public authority data on her expresses that she had mended injured officers during Operation Blue Star and Operation Sadbhawana. She was additionally given the Chief of the Army Staff Commendation Card in 2014.


The Indian Military Nursing Services is a piece of Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS) of the Indian Army, first shaped under British principle in 1888. An official in the Military Nursing Services is conceded Permanent Commission or Short Service Commission by a Govt Gazette Notification. The rundown of names is distributed in the week after week periodical of Government of India every now and then.


The different positions of the Military Nursing Service are recorded beneath in plunging order:Commissioned Officer

  • Major General
  • Brigadier
  • Colonel
  • Lieutenant Colonel
  • Major
  • Chief
  • Lieutenant

As of now there are no work force comparable to JCOs/OR in the Military Nursing Service as the other para-clinical faculty, for example, Nursing Assistants and Ambulance Assistants are essential for Army Medical Corps

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