The Army Act,1950
Section 109. Power to convene a general court- martial
A general court- martial may be convened by the Central Government or 1[ the Chief of the Army Staff] or by any officer empowered in this behalf by warrant of 1[ the Chief of the Army Staff].
1. Subs. by Act 19 of 1955, s. 2, and Sch., for.” the Commander- in- Chief”.