Among 23, eight personnel have been awarded for the gallant act, meticulous planning and tactical insightfulness and for defending the motherland in Galwan Nalla on June 15 last year, whereas six personnel have been awarded with PMG for gallant action during violent face off on May 18, 2020 in Finger IV area.
The Army top brass will discuss the current position of Chinese People's Liberation Army positions in disputed areas at Gogra, Hot Springs, Demchok and Depsang at Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh.
On his first death anniversary on Wednesday, Soren’s family members and co-villagers offered floral tributes at his 'samadhisthal' at Bada Champauda village under Bijatala block of Mayurbhanj district.
India remembers the brave soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice fighting enemy in the Galwan valley last year.
On the first anniversary of the deadly clashes, the Army said the supreme sacrifice of the soldiers while fighting the adversary in the "most difficult" high altitude terrain will be "eternally etched" in the memory of the nation.
The Indian Army on Tuesday paid glowing tributes to its fallen soldiers at Galwan Valley on the first anniversary of their martyrdom while fighting the Chinese at the Line of Actual Control on June 15, 2020.
A year after the deadly clashes between Indian and Chinese armies in the Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh, India is better prepared to deal with any eventualities along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) as the trust deficit between the two sides persists, people in the defence establishment said on Monday.
Baripada: Paying due respect to the fallen heroes of Odisha, the Royal family of Mayurbhanj on Friday released a documentary film, ‘Nuduram Ka Safarnama’ on the life of Indian Army soldier Nuduram Soren from the State who attained martyrdom in the Galwan Valley clash. Nuduram was a resident of Champauda under Mayurbhanj district. Notable personalities […]
New Delhi: In wake of the Galwan Valley clash between Indian and Chinese troops amid tensions on the Line of Actual Control, the government has given approval to the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) to set up 47 Border Outposts (BoPs) to step up vigil along the border. Union Minister of State for Home G. Kishan […]
New Delhi: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday commended India for banning 59 Chinese apps including TikTok citing a serious security risk even as he launched a scathing attack on China, saying that Beijing cannot threaten countries and “bully them in the Himalayas”. Mike Pompeo said, “India has a chance to divert global […]
New Delhi: Amid the tense situation at the border with China, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday approved a proposal for procurement of 21 MiG-29 fighter aircraft, along with up-gradation of 59 Mig-29s, and 12 more Su-30 MKI aircraft. To strengthen the armed forces for defending the borders, the Defence Acquisition Council meeting, chaired by […]
New Delhi: You have heard of auto-debit for your credit card bills, electricity bills and even TV recharges. But have you heard of auto-debit for the purpose of financial help? If the Vishwa Hindu Parishad has its way, the government may implement a mechanism through which Rs 1.25 will be auto-debited from every bank account […]
Bhubaneswar: Wrapped in Tricolour, the mortal remains of two jawans from Odisha, who were martyred in the violent clash with Chinese troops in Galwan Valley in Ladakh, reached Bhubaneswar on Thursday. The mortal remains reached the Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar in a special aircraft. A guard of honour was given to the martyr […]
New Delhi/ Beijing: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for an all-party meeting at 5 PM on 19th June to discuss the situation in the India-China border areas following the Galwan Valley clash in Ladakh. According to reports, heads of various political parties would take part in this virtual meeting. In order to discuss the […]
New Delhi: Several Indian Army soldiers are “critically injured” and are undergoing treatment, said government sources on Wednesday adding that “casualties could increase” further in what is being seen as one of the deadliest attack carried out by Chinese People’s Liberation Army at Line of Actual Control. Government sources said that the number of critically […]
Hyderabad: The mother of Colonel B. Santosh Babu, who was killed by the Chinese Army in Eastern Ladakh on Monday night, is proud that her son made the supreme sacrifice for the sake of the country. Commanding Officer Santosh Babu, who along with two jawans was killed in the face-off between the two armies during […]