Lt Gen Vinod Vashisht
is the newly appointed Director General
National Cadet Corps (NCC) (He was commissioned into the Regiment of Artillery in June 1979)
. He is a graduate of Defence Services Staff College, Higher Command Course and National Defence College.
Prior to this appointment, he was the Commandant at Officers Training Academy at Gaya, Bihar. He succeeded
Lt Gen A Chakravarty, who retired on August 31, 2016.
On 23 December 2016 Lt Gen Vinod Vashisht took over the reins of National Cadet Corps (NCC) as its Director General.