Brig. C.K. Ramesh took over as the 25th Commandant of the city-based Maratha Light Infantry Regimental Centre (MLIRC) at the special ‘sainik sammelan' on Thursday.
He took charge from outgoing Commandant Brig. P.J.S. Pannu.
Brig. Ramesh has served in insurgency-affected regions of the northeast and has commanded an infantry brigade along the Line of Control.
There was also a farewell in honour of Brig. Pannu on the occasion.