About the Chief Editor
Editor-in-Chief Maj Gen (Retd) RK Arora was the Head of Red Forces Branch at the Army Training Command before seeking voluntary retirement from the Army. Arora commanded 12 RAPID Division, 108 Brigade (Amphibious) and 14 Punjab (Nabha Akal) infantry battalion. He has served as a UN peace-keeper in Iran, in the Perspective Planning Directorate at Army HQ, as Secretary of the Joint Planning Committee in the Ministry of Defence and as Senior Instructor at the Defence Services Staff College.
Arora stood first in the order of merit at IMA, won the Commando Dagger during Young Officers' Course, the Commandant's Appreciation at the Staff Course in Camberley, UK and GOC-in-C ARTRAC Gold Medal at the Higher Command Course. Arora has authored a number of books including Customs & Etiquette in the Services.
Maj Gen (Retd) RK Arora is a regular speaker at the staff college preparatory courses and other institutions of the army
He was the chairman of the Future Land Forces Conference in Singapore in June 2011 and conducted a workshop in wargaming at higher levels.