Our Mission : Production of spare parts, non-lethal weapons and to carry out assigned task of collection and distribution of arms/amn to user units during peace and war and to ensure their serviceability all the time.


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DIG's Profile

Sh R S Shaktawat joined Central Workshop and Stores on May 2018. He has done his Electrical and Mechanical Astt Engineer in Small arms from 1 EME Centre Hyderabad in the year 1990-91.


In his illustrious career he served as Deputy Commandant (AIA) Tripura and Production Manager in CENWOSTO. He has a vast experience in production of non lethal weapon TGG and played vital role in designing and development of MBL “Agnivarsha”. He has got varied experience in the field of Procurement, Project Management, Quality Controllate of Arms and Training of Technical staff.


As a Commandant he was also posted as Commandant (Ordnance) in Force Headquarter and closely associated with the planning and execution of modernization of force. He proved his mettle while serving in highly militancy prone areas of Punjab, sensitive Line of Control Kashmir and North Eastern borders of the country. He also remained part of UN KOSAVO under the aegis of UN mission peace keeping force. In view of the admirable service of the officer he was seven times awarded with Director General Commendation Roll. As an outstanding Officer, unblemished service and sustained hard work he was awarded with Police Medal for Meritorious Service (PMMS) on the occasion of Independence day 2011. In recognition of his distinguished service devotion to duty, unflinching loyalty to the nation he was awarded prestigious President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service (PPMDS) on Republic day 2021.


He is highly energetic, professionally sound, sharp managerial acumen. His glorious 34 years of service is having vast experience, leadership qualities, effective operational and administrative command. Under his able command and vast technical experience CENWOSTO achieved new heights and converted from conventional workshop to new modern workshop.

Sh R S Shaktawat
Dy Inspector General