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Air Commodore Ashok Kumar

Service No & Branch 13225 ADM
Date of Birth: 23 Aug 1950 Commissioned: 30 Dec 1972 Course: 51 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Aug 2007 Superannuated Died on 17 Jan 2022 (72 Years age)
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 25 Nov 1991Gp Capt : 01 Dec 1997Air Cmde : 07 Aug 2006
Training and Other Courses Attended
40 NDA (Cadet) - 01 Jun 1971
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

- Gp CaptCentral Airmen Selection BoardNew Delhi President
13 Jan 2005 - 06 Aug 2006Air Cmde23 Equipment DepotAvadi Air Officer Commanding
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Gp CaptAshok Kumar13225 ADMAward Date 26 Jan 1999Announced 26 Jan 1999
Details :

Group Captain Ashok Kumar is posted as President of Central Airman Selection Board since 01 July 97. With his single minded devotion he has improved and stream lined within a short period the procedure of conducting recruitment rallies in remote and inaccessible areas. This has ensured equitable geographical representation of prospective candidates in the Indian Air Force. A total of 25 such rallies were conducted during the year 1998, attracting a large number of candidates from remote areas. Group Captain Ashok Kumar has also been instrumental in reviewing the existing policies and Air Force Orders on airman selection procedure. He also ensured an optimum utilisation of available resources to generate a large question papers bank.

Group Captain Ashok Kumar is an excellent manager of human resources and inspires a sense of satisfaction and commitment amongst personnel to achieve set targets.

For distinguished service of high order, the Hon'ble President is pleased to award 'Vishisht Seva Medal' to Group Captain Ashok Kumar.

Unit : CASB
Reference : GoI19990126

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