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 Vir Chakra'>Param Vir Chakra. @adgpi
Punjab: Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat met with relatives of Vir Chakra'>Param Vir Chakra awardee, Late Captain Gurbachan Singh Salaria, in Pathankot today. Captain Salaria was awarded PVC for his exceptional bravery during his deployment in Congo as part of UN Peacekeeping force in 1961.
Goosebumps at this very special conversation with Kargil Heroes Gen Mohinder Puri, Vir Chakra Air CommodoreAnil Sinha, PVC Yogendra Yadav, @vishalbatra1974 (Vikram Batra's twin) and me. Not a dry eye in the house. Thank you to Radiant Group, Col David & Renuka for this honour
Born this day in 1975, Captain Anuj Nayar of the Indian Army 17 Jat, was posthumously awarded the Vir Chakra'>Maha Vir Chakra. He killed 9 enemy soldiers and destroyed 3 machine gun bunkers in the Indo-Pak Kargil conflict (1999) before being martyred. #ThisDayInHistory
India’s hero Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman to be honoured with Vir Chakra. Listen in to #AbhinandanKiKahaani by his ‘pathfinder’ during the Balakot airstrikes Squadron Leader Minty Aggarwal. Squadron Leader Minty Aggarwal speaks to Srinjoy Chowdhury. | #IndiaAt73
#WATCH PM Modi: When Vir Chakra'>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
Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh awards Assistant Sub-Inspector rank to Vir Chakra awardee Satpal Singh, who had been working as a traffic constable since 2010 after getting discharged from Army a year earlier. He was conferred with Vir Chakra for his action in 1999 Kargil War.
My tributes to the Hero of the 1971 yuddh, the great Brigadier Kuldip Singh Chandpuri, Vir Chakra'>Maha Vir Chakra who has passed away. We shall remain forever indebted for His valour and sacrifice. Om Shanti !
We remember Capt. Vikram Batra, brave Indian Army officer and Vir Chakra'>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, Vir Chakra'>Param Vir Chakra for his exemplary courage.I bow down to him and such heroes with gratitude!