Bravehearts Honoured At Investiture Ceremony

As many as 83 awards, including 22 gallantry, were presented here today by the Golden Key Division of Western Command of the Indian Army.

Lieutenant General Surinder Singh, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Command, presented 83 awards, both for gallantry and distinguished service. Seventeen elite Combat Units of Western Command were also honoured for their professional excellence. Presentation of 22 gallantry awards was the highlight of the event wherein brief citations of the act of gallantry of 22 Army officers and soldiers were read out as their recipients were awarded these medals.

Stories of indomitable courage of the bravehearts in the face of adversities charged the atmosphere with patriotic fervour. Six of these awardees were honoured posthumously. Their wives travelledfrom far off places to participate in the awardceremony.  Read More…

You may also read!

Russia Test-fires New Air Defence Missile To Protect From Space-based Attacks

Russia has successfully test-fired a new air defence missile from a testing range in Kazakhstan, the Russian Defence Ministry


Security Alert In Odisha After 8 Maoists Killed In Chhattisgarh

Security forces have been put on high alert in five districts of Odisha in the wake of yesterday's killing


France Responds To Rahul Gandhi’s Charges On Rafale Deal, Backs Govt’s Claim On Deal Secrecy

Reacting on the Rahul Gandhi's statement over his alleged meeting with French president over Rafale deal and no secrecy


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu