Smt. Deepa Bajwa a 1983 Batch officer of Indian Defence Estates Service has assumed the charge of Director General Defence Estates on 1st September, 2018. She has taken over from Shri Jojneswar Sharma who retired on superannuation on 31st August, 2018.

Smt. Deepa Bajwa was holding the charge of Principal Director, Defence Estates, Central Command, Lucknow prior to taking over as Director General. The Central Command is the largest Command of Defence Estates having 25 Cantonment Boards and large number of DEO Circles spread over 5 States.

Smt. Deepa Bajwa assumes charge as Director General, Defence Estates on 01-09-2018