The Deputy Chief of Army Staff (IS&T), Lt. Gen. J.S. Cheema with the Rep of Tech Mahindra on the roll out of ARPAN version 3.0 for DSC, in New Delhi on September 29, 2017.
New Delhi. 30 September 2017. Defence Security Corps personnel now have a software ‘ARPAN’ which shall ease personal documentation and all issues related to their progression. The ARPAN software consisting of seven modules facilitates end to end human resource, financial management of Junior Commissioned Officers and Other Ranks with major functional advantages of timely processing of postings, promotions, release of salary, publication of personal occurrences and processing of pension has been rolled out by DCOAS (IS &T) for the Defence Security Corps.

The software provides valuable data for decision and policy making for the Defence Security Corps Directorate. After launch of this software, Defence Security Corps troops would be able to access their service profiles, statement of accounts and adjustment of allowances at par with the troops of Indian Army. The software has been developed by Tech Mahindra.