My favourite picture this #RepublicDay when I shared the frame with recipients of the highest military decoration Param Vir Chakra, Subedar Major Yogendra Yadav, Captain Bana Singh and Subedar Sanjay Kumar. My salute to these brave hearts. Jai Hind#LivingLegends
Delhi: The winners of highest gallantry awards include the winners of the Param Vir Chakra and the Ashok Chakra.
The episodic show will bring to life the story of brave army officers, who have been honoured with the Param Vir Chakra and Ashoka Chakra. #MSDhoni
#DidYouKnow Major Parameswaran is the only member of the Indian Peace Keeping Force to be awarded the Param Vir Chakra. He was shot in the chest in an ambush but he led his team in a fierce hand-to-hand combat with the militants. He was martyred on #ThisDayInHistory . @adgpi
#JammuAndKashmir : Indian Army paid tribute to Major Somnath Sharma on "Battle of Budgam Day", on 3rd November. He was the first recipient of the Param Vir Chakra. He lost his life on 3rd November 1947 fighting Pakistani soldiers when they attacked the Srinagar airport.
On #ThisDayInHistory 2nd Lt. Arun Khetarpal was born. #DidYouKnow in the Battle of Basantar during the Indo-Pak War of 1971, he destroyed 10 enemy tanks, before he was martyred. For his heroic actions he was posthumously awarded the Param Vir Chakra. #ArunKhetarpal
On #ThisDayInHistory Havildar Abdul Hamid changed the battle of Asal Uttar in 1965. He used a jeep fitted with a recoilless gun to attack the Pakistani Patton Tanks, destroying 6 before being martyred. He was posthumously awarded the Param Vir Chakra. @adgpi
#WATCH PM Modi: When Param Vir Chakra awardee, son of Himachal Pradesh, J&K Rifles Captain Vikram Batra had said, "yeh dil maange more", his heart wasn't asking for himself, not for a religion, a language or a caste but for the whole Bharat, for Maa Bharati. #KargilVijayDiwas
We remember Capt. Vikram Batra, brave Indian Army officer and Param Vir Chakra awardee. We salute his exemplary valour in combat during operations in the Kargil War in 1999. He led one of the toughest operations in mountain warfare in Indian history.
He was awarded India’s highest military honour, Param Vir Chakra for his exemplary courage.I bow down to him and such heroes with gratitude!