Lt Col Dheeraj Kumar Vishwakarma
Lt Col Dheeraj Kumar Vishwakarma assumed the charge of Vice Principal, Sainik School Tilaiya on 28 Dec 2019. He is an alumnus of Indian Military Academy, Dehradun. The Officer was commissioned into the Education Branch of Indian Army on 09 Dec 2006. He hails from Madhya Pradesh and done his Master Degree in Physics from Devi Ahilya University, Indore. Prior to his present appointment, the Officer was posted as Instructor at National Defence Academy, Pune. The Officer during his memorable and eventful career so far, has served at various Operational, Instructional and Staff appointments which includes active operational service at Gurez sect(J&K), Staff Officer (Edn) at Bde HQs at Jammu(J&K) and Faridkot(Punjab), Instructor Cl ‘B’ at Indian Military Academy, Dehradun. The Offr is qualified in Mountain meteorology and has got privilege of serving in MMC, SASE Task Force, a subunit of SASE(DRDO) under ‘OP MEGHDOOT’ in Siachen Sector(J&K).
The officer has undergone various mandatory and specialist service courses in his career which includes Young Officers (YOs) course at the AEC Training College and Centre, Pachmarhi, Mountain Meteorology course at IMD, Pune, All Arms GIS Course at CME, Pune and Junior Command Course at Army War College, Mhow, Madhya Pradesh. The Officer is a keen sportsman and has represented at various levels in Basket Ball and Handball. He has a flair for adventure and sports.
He is happily married to Shweta. The couple is blessed with two daughters Saanvi and Aarna.