Gen Vaidya superseded and became the army chief when Lt Gen Sinha adviced Mrs.Gandhi not to pursue operation blue star. Gen Vaidya and Gen Sunderjee were then put in charge of the operation and the operation blue star proved costly as Lt Gen Sinha had predicted. Mrs. Gandhi eventually was assasinated due to opearation blue star. Not only was it one of the blackest spots in the History of India, but it resulted in a blood bath and a feeling of hatred among varioius communities of our country
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General vaidhya was commander of the army at that time when she was asked to enter golden temple under blue star operation which annoyed sundamentalists sikhs and resulted to assasiniation of indiraji and later gen, vaidya .