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‘Only thing I saw was the Sabres...could read enemy pilot's ...

Awarded the Vir Chakra for his heroic deeds in the Indo-Pak war of 1965, Flight Lieutenant Alfred Tyron Cooke shared the war scene as he saw it. “There were Sabres everywhere. Two Sabres met the Hunter I was flying head on, while the two others slipped to ... Times of India, 11 hours ago
New Indian Express

He killed the mocking bird to embrace martyrdom

Legendary Param Vir Chakra awardee Abdul Hamid is widely known as a destroyer of Patton Tanks, thus playing instrumental role in India’s victory in 1965 war with Pakistan, but not many know that the braveheart killed an ‘ashubh chiraiyyaa’, whose sound ...
 Times of India1 day ago Tribute to Brave Sons  New Indian Express2 weeks ago Army, Amar Chitra Katha to release comic book on 21 Param Vir Chakra awardees  Indian Express2 weeks ago Comic book on 21 Param Vir Chakra awardees to be released  Business Standard2 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 Standard2 days ago
India Today

Amar Chitra Katha launches comic book on 21 Param Vir Chakra awardees

The 248-page book, also entitled Param Vir Chakra, is a tribute to the recipients of the honour, including three who are still alive. Cover page of the comic book. (Photo: Ahead of the 69th Independence Day, a ...
 India Today2 weeks ago Amar Chitra Katha on Param Vir Chakra receipents  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Cong mocks Badal over grant for Param Vir Chakra awardees

a jibe at the Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal for announcing to enhance cash grant for Param Vir Chakra awardees to Rs2 crores without actually meaning it, Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh on Sunday said that Badal ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago Grant to PVC winners: You'll have to wait for war, Capt reminds CM  Hindustan Times1 month ago Enhanced grant to PVC winners: You'll have to wait for war, Capt reminds CM  HT Syndication1 month ago
Ani News

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

Jul 22, 6:22 pm New Delhi, July 22 ( ANI ): 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 ...
 Ani News1 month 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 World3 weeks ago Mangaluru: Born for the Nation! Ex-Servicemen mark Kargil Divas by Launching Sainik Bhavan  Mangalorean1 month ago Mangaluru: DK District Ex-Servicemen's Assn. to Observe Kargil Divas on July 26  Mangalorean1 month ago
Bangalore Mirror

This valiant soldier spreads patriotism through his talks

Param Vir Chakra awardee on what he learnt from the Kargil war Soldiers, post-retirement, love talking at length about their daredevil adventures during combat. But 35-year-old Param Vir Chakra (the highest of medal of honour for defence personnel ...
 Bangalore Mirror2 weeks ago Tale of grit and glory: Living legends of 1965 Indo-Pak war  Hindustan Times18 hours ago Big Picture: 1965, fifty years later  Indian Express1 week ago When the nation stood as one: Pages from a Indo-Pak war journal  Rediff.com1 week ago

The OROP betrayal, its consequences

Ashok K Mehta A very agitated Colonel Sheel Puri, a veteran of many wars and Vir Chakra winner, called from Kolkata on Saturday to say he watched on TV the insensitive manhandling by the police of an 83-year old ex-Serviceman protesting at the Jantar Mantar ...
 State Times1 week ago

Meet Nirmaljit Singh Sekhon The Only Indian Air Force Officer To Win The Param Vir Chakra

Nirmaljit Singh Sekhon was born in the village of Isewal Dakha in Ludhiana District of Punjab. Sekhon hailed from an army background as his father Tarlochan Singh Sekhon was a flight lieutenant. He was commissioned as a Flying Officer in the Indian ...
 MensXP.com1 week ago
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