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Lance Naik Hemraj Singh

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Lance Naik Hemraj was one of the two Indian soldiers brutally killed by Pakistani troops on LOC near Mendhar sector of jammu on 8th janury 2013. He was a resident of village Khairar in Mathura Uttar pradesh.He was bruttaly beheaded by pakistani soldiers and his head was missing from site of incident. Thirty-two-year-old Lance Naik […]

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Shaheed Captain Amit Verma

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Shaheed Captain Amit Verma More tributes to Kargil martyrs New Delhi, July 8 (HT Correspondent) THE REGIMENTAL staff stood guard as the wreath-covered body was carried forward by his uniformed comrades. The Capital today paid tributes to Captain Amit Verma of the Nine Mahar regiment who was killed in the action in Kargil. The 23-year-old […]

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Shaheed Capt Anuj Nayyar

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Shaheed Capt Anuj Nayyar Martyr’s father blames it on politicians HT Correspondent (New Delhi, July 10) Proud of being the father of a martyr, yet unable to control his grief, Capt Anuj Nayyar’s father, Mr S K Nayyar, today hit out at the politicians and bureaucrats running the country “He did not deserve to die […]

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Sepoy Amardeep Singh

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Sepoy Amardeep Singh Man of His Word Mission: His and a colleague were part of an ambushed patrol. They were killed trying desperately to reach the dead. As a child, he peeped through the neighbours’ windows to catch a glimpse of the Republic Day parade on television. The soldiers in sprightly alive green fascinated him. […]

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Shaheed Lt Saurabh Kalia

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Shaheed Lt Saurabh Kalia Pakistan displayed sheer inhumanity when it returned the bodies of Lt Saurabh Kalia and his five men in extremely mutilated conditions. Conventions of war don’t mean a thing for a nation like Pakistan. In a war where an individual life loses its meaning, dying with dignity is probably the only hope. […]

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Shaheed Lt Col Sachin Kumar Kanderiya

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Shaheed Lt Col Sachin Kumar Kanderiya Army officer killed in Pak firing at Siachen An army officer was killed following unprovoked heavy shelling by Pakistani troops at Siachen, the world’s highest battlefield, on Saturday, a defence ministry spokesman said in New Delhi over the weekend. He said that Lt Col Sachin Kumar Kanderiya was killed […]

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Shaheed Naik Ganesh Yadav

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Shaheed Naik Ganesh Yadav On his last visit home three months ago, the eldest of Ramdeo Prasad’s three sons had promised to return in August to reconstruct the family house. That wasn’t to be, but Ganesh Bhaiyya’s death has stirred up Pandeychak village in Patna district like nothing else. “We’re all ready to meet his […]

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Major Sonam Wangchuk

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Major Sonam Wangchuk Somewhere in the freezing mountains of Kargil is a warrior and his men. At 18,000 ft where the thin air makes breathing ragged, every step an ordeal, Major Sonam Wangchuk, 35, and his band of 30-odd soldiers from the Ladakh Scouts are entering the realm of legend. In the close-knit society of […]

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Major Rajesh Singh Adhikari

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Major Rajesh Singh Adhikari MISSION: Adhikari was leading the central arm of three 10-man teams trying to capture a bunker at 16,000 ft. He died in the bloody assault but the bunker was won. It was an unlikely place for a husband to read a letter from his wife of 10 months. It was May […]

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Major Padmaphani Acharya

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Major Padmaphani Acharya A Hyderabadi son’s final journey to Kargil Major Padmaphani Acharya, 31, hailing from Hastinapur on the city’s outskirts, was killed on Monday in the Kargil operations. He was hit by enemy shelling. His family was informed about his death on Tuesday. Local residents took out a rally and raised slogans hailing his […]

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