New Delhi, November 22 — Major General (Retired) R N Chibber, a hero of 1962 Indo-China war and both the India-Pakistans wars of 1965 and 1971, passed away on Saturday. The veteran Army officer, decorated with Vishisht Seva Medal, was 86.
Born on September 23, 1934, Maj Gen (Retd) Chibber joined the Army on June 2, 1955.
An outstanding officer, Maj Gen (Retd) Chibber commanded the 8 Jat Regiment as a Colonel. His expertise and exceptional strategy put him in the forefront as a brilliant officer.