Lt Gen RS Reen, who has taken over as Director General at Hqrs in Delhi hails from the state of J&K, distt Baramulla. His ancestral village is Gohan in District Baramulla and is first from the valley and from the community to rise to the rank of Lt Gen, The General Officer has done his education from valley only. Lt Gen RS Reen is an alumnus of St Joseph High School, Baramulla and has graduated in Electrical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Srinagar.
The General Officer belongs to a respectable family from Bararmulla. His father (Late) Professor Sajan Singh was an alumnus of Banaras Hindu University and did his post-graduation in Physics in late 50s. He was the first from his community to do post•graduation in Physics. The General Officer’s mother Smt Mahinder Pal Kour is an alumnus of Punjabi University, Patiala and has been Principal of various higher secondary schools in the valley and had a long academic career of nearly 40 years. The General Officer’s wife, Snit Satbir Kour, is also-from Baramulla and works as an officer in LIC at Delhi
3 The General Officer is an alumnus of Indian Military Academy, He is a subject matter expert in the field of Quality Assurance Prior to being Director General, he was Addl Director General at Delhi and has held various prestigious appointments in his career spanning over 37 years.