Vice Adm SS Byce, A VSM, NM, DCIDS(OPS) HQrs IDS along with Brig Ravi Sharma, DACIDS (OPS LOG) and Cdr A Subramanian, SO to DCIDS (OPS) on 28 August 2003.
Dr VK Aatre, SA to RM, DGR&D and Secretary, Dept of Defence Research on 2 August 2003. He released CD-ROM of the e-proceedings of the Workshop on Detection and Protection Strategies for Infectious Diseases for the Next Decade held at INMAS on 21 June 2003. He also released a booklet in Hindi entitled, Thyroid Ek Rog Anek.
Lt Gen K Nagaraj, UYSM, DG Infantry, New Delhi on 22 August 2003.