Nineteen soldiers of the 4 and 9 Parachute Regiment, the Special Forces units which undertook the daring cross-border surgical strike across the Line of Control, have been awarded gallantry medals, including a Kirti Chakra, while their commanding officers have been given Yudh Sewa Medal. (Click here for full list of gallantry awards) Major Rohit Suri of 4 Para, who led one of the teams across the LoC targeting terrorists’ launch pads, was awarded the Kirti Chakra, second highest ... Rediff.com, 4 weeks ago
A small, winding road in J.C. Nagar has become a bone of contention between residents of the locality and the Parachute Regiment Training Centre (PRTC) after defence personnel destroyed the asphalted road on Monday.The Hindu, 2 months ago Tension after Army blocks parts of disputed road The Hindu, 2 months ago Locals protest as army men raze BBMP-laid road on defence land Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
Maj Rohit Suri, an army commando and his buddy killed four terrorists, including two sentries guarding the terror camp in a hand-to-hand fight during the surgical strike before directing others to open fire on the camp. While the NDA government kept details ...Deccan Herald, 3 weeks ago
Known as a soft-spoken and God-fearing person to his fellow soldiers, Havildar Hangpan Dada showed exemplary valour and strong will when he took on terrorists in the Naugam sector in Jammu and Kashmir in May 2016, gunning down three of them before succumbing ...DNA, 4 weeks ago
New Delhi [India], Jan.14 (ANI), General Bipin Rawat, who has just taken over as the 27th Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army, has given an assurance that he would uphold the traditions of the Indian Army. India will be observing Army Day tomorrow (January ...Sify, 1 month ago
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