Shortage of over 9,000 officers in Army, Navy: Minister
Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 9:24 PM
There is a shortage of 7,986 officers in the Indian Army and 1,256 in the Navy till January, the government informed Parliament on Tuesday. There is also a shortage of 25,472 Junior Commissioned Officers (JCOs) in the Army, against which 78,205 recruits were undergoing training. Defence Subhash Bhamre said there is no shortage in the Indian Air Force till date.