Kathmandu- Acting Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) Prabhuram Sharma has got the letter of appointment from the government on Wednesday.
Secretary at the Ministry of Defense Begendra Sharma Poudyal handed over the appointment letter to Sharma on Wednesday.
On the recommendation of the Council of Ministers, the President had appointed Sharma as the Chief of Army Staff with effect from September 9.
He has been serving as the acting Chief of Army Staff since August 10.
According to the Military Public Relations and Information Directorate, Defense Secretary Poudyal handed over the appointment letter to Sharma during a program organized at the Ministry.