K. Prasad Babu was an IPS officer belonging to the Greyhounds special operations group of Andhra Pradesh Police. He was awarded the Ashok Chakra, which is usually conferred on soldiers, for sacrificing his life on #ThisDayInHistory to allow his colleagues to escape to safety.
Delhi: The winners of highest gallantry awards include the winners of the Param Vir Chakra and the Ashok Chakra.
J&K: Indian Army renames Army Goodwill School (AGS) as “Shaheed Lance Naik Nazir Ahmed Wani, Ashok Chakra, Sena Medal, Army Goodwill School” Wazur. Lance Naik Nazir Ahmed Wani had lost his life while killing 6 terrorists in an operation in Shopian district, J&K.
#PragyaShocker -- Ashok Chakra awardee late Sri Hemant Karkare, IPS made the supreme sacrifice fighting terrorists. Those of us in uniform condemn the insulting statement made by a candidate and demand that sacrifices of all our martyrs be respected, tweets
#WATCH : At President Ram Nath Kovind's "At Home" function, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets the family of #nazirahmadwani '>Lance Nai #NazirAhmadWani , who lost his life while killing 6 terrorists in an operation in Kashmir, and was awarded the Ashok Chakra today.