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Siachen (Jammu and Kashmir), June 21 (ANI): The second International Day of Yoga was celebrated by Army's Fire and Fury Corps today at the Siachen Glacier, along with several other high-altitude forward locations in Leh and Kargil.
New Delhi, Apr.13 (ANI): The Indian Army is commemorating April, 13 as Siachen Day in memory of the gallant soldiers of 4 Kumaon, an Infantry unit, launched Operation Meghdoot that culminated with the establishment of the writ of the nation on the Glacier. By so doing the brave soldiers accomplished a feat of valour that has no parallels in the annals of the military history.
Army Chief reviews situation at Siachen Apr 1, 6:04 pm
Srinagar, April. 1 (ANI): Chief of the Army Staff General Dalbir Singh visited Siachen glacier on Thursday to review situation, where an avalanche claimed lives of 10 Indian soldiers on February 3 burying them alive under 25 feet of snow.
Mortal remains of missing soldier recovered from snow in Turtuk Mar 26, 5:29 pm
Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir), Mar. 26 (ANI): The mortal remains of Rifleman Sunil Rai, who was buried under snow following an avalanche in Turtuk area of Siachen on March 25, was recovered by rescue teams today morning
Kargil avalanche: Search ops intensify for missing soldier, rescued personnel stable Mar 20, 11:36 am
Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir), Mar.19 (ANI): Following the avalanche which hit an Army Post located at an altitude of 17500 feet in Kargil Sector of Jammu and Kashmir, search operations on Sunday intensified for the missing soldier, while the rescued personnel's condition is now stable.
Army mounts rescue effort in Siachen, recovers porter's body Mar 2, 12:07 pm
New Delhi, March 2 (ANI): After a massive rescue effort, the Army on Wednesday recovered the body of a porter who had fallen into a 200 feet deep crevasse in Siachen's Northern Glacier.
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): Citing the strategic significance of Siachen, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said that the glacier was an important area to secure, adding that the government would ensure proper compensation to all the soldiers who work in difficult terrain.
Siachen braveheart Hanamanthappa's wife urges youth to shun 'anti-national' activities Feb 25, 11:22 pm
Nagpur, Feb. 25 (ANI): Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Hanamanthappa's wife, Mahadevi, on Thursday urged the youth to refrain from indulging in 'anti-national' activities.
Andhra CM hands over Rs. 25 lakh cheque to Siachen braveheart's kin Feb 16, 12:06 pm
Hyderabad, Feb. 16 (ANI): Andhra Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday handed over a compensation cheque of Rs. 25 lakhs to the family of Sepoy Mustaq Ahmed, who was one of the ten soldiers to have died in an avalanche that hit the Indian Army's Siachen base.
Thousands pay last respects to Siachen bravehearts in native towns Feb 16, 10:22 am
Mysore/ Vellore, Feb. 16 (ANI): Rich tributes were paid to the nine Siachen bravehearts, who were buried alive in an avalanche, at their native places on Tuesday where their mortal remains have been kept for the people to pay their last respects.
Tributes paid to Siachen bravehearts at Palam Airport Feb 15, 12:37 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 15 (ANI): Tributes were paid to the nine Siachen bravehearts, who were buried alive in an avalanche, at the Palam Airport here on Monday where their mortal remains have been kept for the people to pay their last respects.
New Delhi, Feb. 14 (ANI): The mortal remains of nine Siachen brave hearts, who were buried alive in an avalanche, will arrive to the national capital today after they were brought from Leh to Hunder yesterday.
New Delhi, Feb. 14 (ANI): The mortal remains of nine Siachen brave hearts, who were buried alive in an avalanche, will be brought to the national capital on Monday.
Leh, Feb. 13 (ANI): Exploiting narrow windows of fair weather, the Indian Army on Saturday successfully managed to move the remaining mortals of the nine bravehearts, who were buried alive by an avalanche, from Siachen to the base camp in Leh.
Citizens to pay homage to Siachen braveheart in Hubli Feb 12, 8:08 am
Hubli, Feb. 12 (ANI): The body of Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad will arrive at Hubli in Karnataka today where citizens will pay their respects to him, before his remains are taken to his village in Dharwad for last rites.
Mortal remains of nine soldiers yet to be airlifted from Siachen Feb 11, 11:32 pm
Srinagar, Feb. 11 (ANI): The mortal remains of nine soldiers, who were buried alive by an avalanche in the Siachen Glacier, are yet to be airlifted from Siachen, said the Northern Command in a release on Thursday.
Karnataka announces Rs. 25 lakh relief for Hanamanthappa's family Feb 11, 10:45 pm
Hubli, Feb. 11 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who reached Hubli airport to receive the body of Siachen braveheart Lance Nayak Hanamanthappa Koppad, announced a relief of Rs. 25 lakh to next of kin of the martyr.
Nation pays tribute to Siachen braveheart Feb 11, 6:23 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 11 (ANI): Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and three service chiefs paid their last respect to Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Hanamanthappa at Brar Square here on Thursday.
Lance Naik Hanamanthappa was 'demonstration of exemplary courage and power': President Feb 11, 5:03 pm
New Delhi, Feb.11 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday condoled the demise of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, who passed away at the Army's Research and Referral Hospital here, and said that the Siachen survivor was a hero who demonstrated exemplary willpower and courage in the face of adversity.
B -Town pays tribute to Siachen brave heart Lance Hanamanthappa Feb 11, 4:34 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 11(ANI): Bollywood celebrities have expressed their condolences on social media to the Siachen Glacier avalanche survivor, Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, who recently passed away.
New Delhi, Feb. 11 (ANI): Pakistan's High Commissioner to India, Abdul Basit, on Thursday said it is high time to ensure that more live are not lost due to harsh weather conditions in Siachen, adding that the two Asian neighbours would be able to resolve the problem through peaceful means.
Govt. assures full support to Lance Naik Hanamanthappa's family Feb 11, 3:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 11 (ANI): Condoling the demise of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Thursday assured government's full support to the Siachen braveheart's family.
Soldier in Lance Naik Hanamanthappa 'remains immortal': PM Feb 11, 2:16 pm
New Delhi, Feb.11 (ANI): Devastated with the demise of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, who passed away at Army's Research and Referral Hospital here this morning, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was proud that martyrs like the Siachen braveheart served India.
Congress condoles Hanamanthappa's demise Feb 11, 2:04 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 11 (ANI): Condoling the demise of Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Hanamanthappa, Congress president Sonia Gandhi has expressed deep shock and profound grief at the demise of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa.
Siachen braveheart passes away Feb 11, 12:55 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 11 (ANI): Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, who was miraculously found alive after remaining buried under huge mass of snow for six days at the Siachen Glacier, passed away at Army's Research and Referral Hospital here on Thursday.
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