Lt Gen Jagvinder
Lt Gen Jagvinder Singh, VSM was
commissioned into Remount Veterinary Corps in Oct 1978 and assumed
the appointment of 5th Director General Remount Veterinary Services
(DG RVS) on 20 Oct 2014. The Gen Officer is alumnus of College of
Veterinary Sciences, HAU, Hisar. He holds masters degree in
veterinary surgery from the same College. He has attended
prestigious course ‘Higher Defence Management Course’ at CDM
Secunderabad and did his masters in Management Studies (MMS) from
Osmania University, Hyderabad in 2007.
In a sterling military career, spanning over 36 years, the General
Officer has tenated various prestigious administrative, logistic and
professional appointments. The General Officer possesses tremendous
professional experience which includes a tenure of six years as
Instructor, Surgery at RVC Centre & College, staff appointments at
Dte Gen RVS. He also holds the distinction of commanding over nine
RVC units including four major establishments of RVC. Prior to
taking over of appointment of DG RVS, the General Officer was
Commandant, RVC Centre & College, Meerut Cantt.
The General Officer is fellow of National Academy of Veterinary
Sciences (India). He is a panel veterinarian, Royal Western India
Turf Club approved by Ministry of Agriculture. He was a key member
during Olympics held at Atlanta, USA in 1996 as a team veterinarian
and is an experienced and noted surgeon.
The General is decorated and is the
proud recipient of Vishisht Seva Medal and Army Commander’s
The General Officer is a avid golfer and keen sportsman.