Title:Empirical Study on Civil Military Relations: The Indian Perspective and The Way Ahead

Authors: Dr. Poornima Tapas, Sanjeev Sharma
Journal: Imperial Journal of Interdisciplinary Research (IJIR)
Publication date: 2017
Publisher: Imperial Journal of Interdisciplinary Research (IJIR)
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The Indian Armed Forces render invaluable service, in times of war and peace, thus ensuring the security of the nation. Indian Bureaucratic model has emerged from the British Raj. Post-Independence, the constitution improved the model left behind the Britishers. The Armed Forces and Bureaucracy are strong pillars of the nation and require to work in conjunction. Despite nations vibrant growth in all sectors, it is widely perceived that the Indian Armed Forces have not been recognized and the Bureaucracy has gone well beyond its mandate as given in constitution, thereby widening the gap in Civil Military Relations.