789 Signal Unit

Motto : Satatam Tatparah (Always Alert)
Date Raised : 1981-05-04 Location : Bhowali (Nainital)

Commanding Officers


04 May 81 - 01 Apr 84
Wing Commander
Narendra Kumar Vermani
7342 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

02 Apr 84 - 01 Sep 85
Wing Commander
Chandra Shekhar Bhatt
6832 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

02 Sep 85 - 11 May 86
Group Captain
Chandra Shekhar Bhatt
6832 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

12 May 86 - 15 Dec 86
Group Captain
Anand Prakash
5552 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

16 Dec 86 - 29 Mar 87
Wing Commander
Shvam Lal Prothi
10074 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

30 Mar 87 - 13 Sep 88
Group Captain
Lokesh Raj Sawhney
6312 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

14 Sep 88 - 06 Oct 91
Group Captain
Ranjeet Kumar Gupta
8899 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

07 Oct 91 - 15 May 94
Group Captain
Budhi Prakash Vinayak
8511 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

16 May 94 - 31 Oct 96
Group Captain
Sujit Kumar Chakravarthi
11487 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

01 Nov 96 - 02 May 99
Group Captain
Vijay Kumar Gupta
11565 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

03 May 99 -
Group Captain
Tarun Sovakar
12265 AE(L)
Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

Unknown -
Group Captain
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Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

Unknown -
Group Captain
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Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

Unknown - 31 May 21
Group Captain
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Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

01 Jun 21 -
Group Captain
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Stn Cdr
Bhowali (Nainital)

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