Gallantry Awards 2019: President Kovind honours armed forces personnel


Chief of Army Staff Bipin Rawat was conferred with the Param Vishisht Seva Medal by President Ramnath Kovind on Thursday for distinguished services. Army’s Sepoy VrahmaPal Singh and CRPF jawans Rajendra Nain and Ravindra Babban Dhanwade were decorated with the Kirti Chakra, India’s second highest peacetime gallantry award, posthumously. Twelve officers and jawans from the Army and CRPF were also decorated with the Shaurya Chakra, the third highest peacetime gallantry award. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman were present on the occasion. Watch here

You may also read!

Pakistan Arrests Six for Collecting Funds for JeM, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi

Six militants have been arrested for allegedly collecting funds for terror outfits Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) in Punjab

Read More...

Chinese road project on their side of LAC under observation: Indian Army

The Indian Army is keeping an eye on a road construction project being undertaken by the Chinese Army across

Read More...

ISRO’s RISAT-2B to give India strategic advantage, new satellite to benefit security agencies

Radar Imaging Satellite RISAT-2B which was successfully placed into orbit by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is part

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Mobile Sliding Menu