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Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], February 19 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has announced a ten-time hike in cash award for the Armed Forces personnel from the state who will win gallantry medals.
New Delhi [India], February 18 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), which is involved in the efforts to root out terrorism from Kashmir, felicitated nearly 20 of its jawans hailing from the Valley as also 100 other personnel including officers at a function here on Thursday.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): Galwan valley clash hero Col Santosh Babu has been awarded the second-highest wartime gallantry medal - the Mahavir Chakra on this Republic Day for his gallantry in the clash with Chinese soldiers in which he lost his life on June 15 last year.
New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): The Ministry of Home Affairs on Monday announced a total of 946 medals for police personnel in the country, which will be awarded to them on the occasion of Republic Day.
Updated : 3 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], January 11 (ANI) Indian Army soldiers who took on Chinese troops in the Galwan valley clash have been recommended to be awarded the war-time chakra series awards at this Republic Day.
Updated : 8 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) celebrated valour of its Bravehearts and planted trees in the honour of four Bravehearts of the force who were awarded Gallantry Medals (Posthumously) this Independence Day.
Updated : 8 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 14 (ANI): The troops of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) "fought the whole night" and gave a befitting reply to the stone pelters of Chinese PLA during the clash in Galwan Valley and displayed courage and bravery during skirmishes in Eastern Ladakh, the specialised mo
Updated : 1 year ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 3 (ANI) Colonel Ashutosh Sharma, the commanding officer of the 21 Rashtriya Rifles unit, who lost his life in operation in Handwara, had been twice awarded gallantry medals for exemplary bravery in counter-terrorist missions.
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 26 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party has welcomed the decision to remove the title of Sher-i-Kashmir, the title accorded to former Prime minister of erstwhile Jammu and Kashmir Sheikh Abdullah, from police gallantry medals.
New Delhi [India], Jan 26 (ANI): Two Indian Air Force pilots, Squadron Leaders Siddharth Vashisht and Ninad Mandavgan, who were killed in the Mi-17 chopper crash in Budgam (Jammu and Kashmir) due to own missile fire on 27 February 2019, have been awarded the Vayu Sena Medal for gallantry pos
New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday approved the name of awardees for Service and Gallantry Medals on the occasion of Republic Day 2020.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 30 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) has recommended gallantry medals for its six personnel who were killed in a chopper crash due to friendly fire over Srinagar on February 27, a day after the force hit a terrorist training camp in Pakistan.