New Delhi: Former Navy Chief Admiral Sushil Kumar breathed his last today at the Army Research and Referral Hospital in Delhi due to illness. He was 79.
Kumar was Navy Chief from 1998 to 2000.
Beside the duty, Kumar also authored a book named “A Prime Minister to Remember- Memories of a Military Chief” which highlighted the key defence-related decisions taken by late former Prime Minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Kumar had credited Vajpayee for turning the strategic tactical loss into a massive victory.