Monday, Feb 06, 2023

V P Malik


Former Chief of Army Staff: Will begin signature campaign against apartmentalisation in Haryana

January 25, 2023 2:12 am

General V P Malik said it seemed building bylaws were changed in Haryana without consulting the stakeholders.

Digvijaya Singh’s Pakistan surgical strike comment causes social media storm, veterans condemn remark

January 24, 2023 6:17 pm

While addressing a rally in Jammu during the ongoing Bharat Jodo Yatra Monday, Singh had said there was no proof of these surgical strikes took place but tried to backtrack amid a furore over his comments.

Gen V P Malik: ‘Be ready for a long haul if talks don’t yield results’

June 19, 2020 7:45 am

Gen Malik, who led the Army in evicting Pakistani intruders from the Kargil heights in 1999, said, “The Chinese occupation was premeditated and it is apparent from their statements that they are in no mood to withdraw.”

Express interview: ‘If LAC not marked soon, build-up like on LoC likely,' says ex-Army chief

June 05, 2020 12:40 pm

Gen Malik, who led the Army in the successful eviction of Pak troops, said, in an interview to The Indian Express, that an aggressive China, besides nibbling at Ladakh, could also attempt to take control of Karakoram Pass and the area between it and Shaksgam Valley ceded to it by Pakistan.

Shopian firing: Ex-Army chief V P Malik demands withdrawal of FIR

February 11, 2018 10:20 pm

Two civilians were killed when Army personnel fired at a stone-pelting mob in Ganovpora village in Shopian on January 27, prompting the chief minister to order an inquiry into the incident.

PMO wanted OROP on Independence Day, talks failed: V P Malik

August 21, 2015 11:21 am

In an email to former Navy chief Admiral Sureesh Mehta, Malik wrote that the PMO had called him on August 10 to “resolve the issue” so that OROP could be announced on “15th of August”.

Ex-Army chief slams MoD ‘indifference’ to soldiers, widows

September 18, 2014 10:32 am

Gen V P Malik was one of the people who had pushed the idea of setting up a separate tribunal for delivering speedy justice to soldiers.

8 former Army Chiefs counter V K Singh,say no money was paid to politicians

September 28, 2013 3:35 am

The former Chiefs objected on mixing the 'Sadbhavna' operation with the illegal funding issue.

Make 1962 report public: Army officers

October 15, 2012 12:20 am

The General adds that the Brooks-Bhagat report should not be seen in isolation

‘No pride in what politicians have done’

May 26, 2012 12:30 am

Former Army Chief General V P Malik on Friday said that the days of interaction with the Army through the bureaucracy are over.