Lt Gen (Retd) Bala Nanda Sharma served in Nepal Army for 39 years. During his service, he held many appointments in the Army – Command, Staff and instructional. He had been instructor in Army Training School and Commandant at Army Command and Staff College. Gen. Sharma worked for international peace for more than 4 years. He worked as a Force Commander of the UN forces in the Golan Heights. He is a resource person to the UN and engages on peace related activities when called upon. He also worked for national peace and reconciliation within Nepal. He played a key role in the rehabilitation and integration of Maoist Army Combatants in the society and the national Army of Nepal. Currently he visits various conflict affected countries and renders his advices and shares his experiences.