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Major Harminder Pal Singh

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Major Harminder Pal Singh proved to be a true follower of Sikh gurus, when in a heroic act he laid down his life for the defence of his motherland on the very day the nation was celebrating tercentenary celebrations of the founding of Khalsa. He hailed from Ropar, in the vicinity of which Anandpur Sahib […]

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Majore Ajay Singh Jasrotia

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Majore Ajay Singh Jasrotia Maj Ajay Singh Jasrotia, moved with the unit for ‘OP VIJAY’ as part of 56 Mtn Bde. The unit was tasked to capture Pt 5140, which dominates the Srinagar-Leh Highway. Accordingly, an administrative base was sited at Drass. On 15 Jun 99, the location came under heavy enemy artillery shelling. The […]

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Lt. Col. N. Vijayaraghavan

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Lt. Col. N. Vijayaraghavan The brave man of the 15 Kumaon Regiment made the supreme sacrifice of his life on June 25 while leading counter-insurgency operations near Machchal near the LoC. Five militants were killed in the encounter, before one of the militants killed him. Lt.Col.Vijayraghavan had taken part in Operation Bluestar and counter-insurgency operations […]

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Shaheed Lance-Naik Ghulam Mohammed Khan

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Shaheed Lance-Naik Ghulam Mohammed Khan NARBAL (Sopore): The grief-stricken villagers here had gathered in full force to receive the body of their brave son lance-naik Ghulam Mohammed Khan of 12 Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry (12 JAKLI) on Friday. His young grieving wife Zarina Akhtar and father Sher Wali Khan were distraught on seeing the […]

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Shaheed Constable Suraj Bhan

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Shaheed Constable Suraj Bhan He had just finished distributing Shivratri Prasaad of walnuts amongst his colleagues. Suraj Bhan a member of the Special Operation Group (SOG) had returned to join his duties on 17th February after celebrating Shivratri, with his family at Udhampur. He was still in a ‘festive mood’, when at 11:30 AM the […]

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Shaheed Captain Vikram Batra

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Shaheed Captain Vikram Batra Palampur loses another son From Tribune Reporters PALAMPUR, July 8 — The town lost another young Army Officer in Kargil. Captain Vikram Batra (23) son of Mr G.L. Batra, Principal in Government Senior Secondary School, here belonged to 13 J&K Rifles and was on his first posting to Kargil. Last week […]

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Shaheed Captain Amol Kalia

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Shaheed Captain Amol Kalia Capt Amol Kalia and his 13 gallant men The recapture of a key position in the Batalik sector yesterday by Capt Amol Kalia and 13 of his men, all of whom died, was one of the bravest acts seen in the Kargil sector in the ongoing operations against Pakistani soldiers and […]

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