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My father, the Param Vir Chakra Hero

My father, the Param Vir Chakra Hero

In spite of being wounded in battle, Lieutenant Colonel A B Tarapore fought for six days before meeting a hero's death on the battlefield in the 1965 war. A legend in the Indian Army, he is the highest ranking officer to be awarded the Param Vir Chakra. His daughter Zarine M Boyce, who was 16 when her father died, remembers an extraordinary soldier and a father she lost too soon. Archana Masih/ met the hero's daughter at her Pune home.   "I remember so well the night they got ..., 3 weeks ago
The Hero of the Battle of Dograi, 3 weeks ago

1965 martyr Abdul Hamid's native village named after him

Paying special tributes to Company Quartermaster Havildar Abdul Hamid, who was posthumously awarded the Param Vir Chakra – India’s highest gallantry award for displaying exemplary courage in the 1965 India-Pakistan war, the Uttar Pradesh government on ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Param Vir Chakra Abdul Hamid, a Hero's Hero  Rediff.com3 weeks ago He killed the mocking bird to embrace martyrdom  Times of India1 month ago
India Today

50 years since Indo-Pak war, bomb fragments remain in retd Col's head

Hamid was also awarded the highest military honour, the Param Vir Chakra, posthumously
 MSN India3 weeks ago Amar Chitra Katha launches comic book on 21 Param Vir Chakra awardees  India Today1 month ago Amar Chitra Katha on Param Vir Chakra receipents  Deccan Herald2 months ago
New Indian Express

Tribute to Brave Sons

Ahead of the 69th Independence Day, Amar Chitra Katha has released Param Vir Chakra, chronicling the life, valour and sacrifice of 21 awardees of the nation's highest military decoration. The project, which has been in the making for the last two ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Army, Amar Chitra Katha to release comic book on 21 Param Vir Chakra awardees  Indian Express1 month ago Comic book on 21 Param Vir Chakra awardees to be released  Business Standard1 month ago Amar Chitra Katha to Release 'Param Vir Chakra', a Tribute to Indian Army  NDTV1 month ago

President meets families of 1965 war heroes

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday met family members of the winners of the Param Vir Chakra, India's highest gallantry award along with other veterans of the 1965 India-Pakistan war at the conflict's golden jubilee commemorative exhibition here.Earlier, ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago President Pranab Mukherjee Meets Families of 1965 War Heroes  NDTV2 weeks ago First Sikh PVC awardee ignored on centenary  Times of India2 weeks ago
Silicon India

Blend of Courage and Bravery! 5 Param Vir Chakra Stories Evry Indian Must Read

BENGALURU: Param Vir Chakra is known to be anhonorary wheel medal for the bravest act in guarding the nation. But, it is not just a name of the medal, perhaps, it is a moment of living for which lakhs of our soldiers are aspiring for, an honor that ...
 Silicon India3 weeks ago
DNA India

dna Must Read: From OROP to Refugees offloaded by Hungary

1) How an undecorated soldier fought the battle for OROP Over a dozen black and white photographs of Param Vir Chakra recipients adorn two walls of parliamentarian Rajeev Chandrasekhar's office. The Rajya Sabha MP had rushed down from Singapore ...
 DNA India4 weeks ago

Comic book chronicling valour, sacrifice of army men released

d sacrifice of 21 awardees of the Param Vir Chakra, the nation's highest military decoration, was released. Lt Gen Rakesh Sharma, Adjutant General of Indian Army, released a new series of Amar Chitra Katha and Aan Comics today. Amar Chitra Katha, India's ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

India's Param Vir Chakras now available in rare comic book series

They don't wear cloaks like superheroes, yet their feats are no less extraordinary. They are the soldiers who fought the enemy in Kargil, soared into the skies to shoot-down enemy aircraft and took to the seas to protect the motherland. Now a we
 Sify2 months ago
Daiji World

Mangaluru: Kargil hero, Param Vir Chakra Yogendra Yadav shares experience

Daijiworld Media Network - Mangaluru (DV) Mangaluru, Aug 9: “The soil of this land is sacred. It is only this country that we call as our motherland or Bharat Mata. Being born in this country, it is our responsibility that we should not forget our ...
 Daiji World1 month ago
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