"You may have heard the story of the young officer 40 yrs ago when he got a cycle loan and purchased one from the unit canteen. The cycle was a beauty (the way mobikes/cars are today) but did not have a carrier at the back. So he sent his orderly to get one fixed. When the cycle came back with the carrier fitted the Y.O.
noted that the stand was missing.

He went to the CSD authorised cycle dealer and asked him why the stand had been removed.

He was told, Sahib ji, Fauj me ek hi cheeze mil sakti hai- Career ya Stand.
Agar stand loge to Career khatam or agar career banana hai to stand kabhi mat lena."..