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On the 67th Independence Day celebrations the President approved awards of 43 gallantry awards to Armed Forces, Paramillitary, and Police personnels. This includes 01 Ashoka Chakra, 02 Kirti Chakra, 10 Shaurya Chakra, 02 Bar to Sena Medal (Gallantry), 21 Sena Medal (Gallantry), 01 Nao Sena Medal (Gallantry).

The list of the recipients of gallantry awards to Armed Forces personnel and others is as follows:-

ASHOKA CHAKRA:

  1. KLVSSHNV Prasad Babu, Sub-Inspector, Andhra Pradesh Police

KIRTI CHAKRA:

  1. Major Mahesh Kumar, Sena Medal, Punjab Regiment
  2. Lt CDR Abhilash Tomy, Navy Inspector Lohit Sonowal, Assam government

SHAURYA CHAKRA:

  1. Major Sanjeev Kumar, Armoured Corps
  2. Major Swagat Kumar Das, 9th Battalion, Sikh Light Infantry
  3. Major Amarjeet Singh, Mechanized Infantry
  4. Major Mohan Chandra, 4th Battalion, the Kumaon Regiment
  5. Captain Rampreet Singh, the Jammu and Kashmir Rifles
  6. Naik Balwinder Singh, Punjab Regiment
  7. Aadesh Kumar sea i cd iii (Navy)
  8. Aircraftsman Murali Kannan (posthumous)
  9. Je (civil) Manish (Posthumous), BRO
  10. PR Mishra, Dy Commandant, Central Reserve Police Force

Well I am just listing out the list of major gallantry awards. For the complete list of awards that were declared please click here.


On the 66th Independence Day celebrations the President approved awards of 62 gallantry awards to Armed Forces, Paramillitary, and Police personnels.  This includes 15 Shaurya Chakra, 01 Bar to Sena Medal (Gallantry), 42 Sena Medal (Gallantry), 03 Nao Sena Medal (Gallantry), 01 Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry).

The list of the recipients of gallantry awards to Armed Forces personnel and others is as follows:-

SHAURYA CHAKRA:

  1. IC-56887X LIEUTENANT COLONEL DHRUVJYOTI CHANDA, 13TH BATTALION THE SIKH REGIMENT
  2. IC-58687A MAJOR AMIT MOHINDRA, 666 Army Aviation Squadron (Reconnaissance and Observation)
  3. IC-59849M MAJOR TN UNNIKRISHNAN, 15TH BATTALION THE DOGRA REGIMENT
  4. IC-60369P MAJOR HIMANSHU PANWAR, 26TH MARATHA LIGHT INFANTRY BATTALION
  5. IC-61591H MAJOR CHANDRA SHEKHAR SINGH, 666 Army Aviation Squadron (Reconnaissance and Observation) (POSTHUMOUS)
  6. IC-66537Y Major Vijayendra Singh Yadav, BRIGADE OF THE GUARDS / 21ST BATTALION THE  Rashtriya Rifles
  7. IC-67215L Major Saurabh Suyal, BAR to SENA MEDAL, ARMOURED CORPS / 22ND BATTALION THE Rashtriya Rifles
  8. SS-40921H Major Pradeep Mishra, JAT regiment / 5th BATTALION the RASHTRIYA RIFLES
  9. IC-72377A Lieutenant Satya Jeet Ahlawat, ARMY ORDONANCE CORPS / 9th Battalion The Sikh Light Infantry
  10. 15126119H Havildar Charanjit Singh, REGIMENT OF ARTILLERY /30TH BATTALION THE Rashtriya Rifles
  11. WING COMMANDER VATSAL KUMAR SINGH (24223), FLYING (PILOT)
  12. SQUADRON LEADER AJIT BHASKAR VASANE  (27697),  FLYING (PILOT)
  13. SQUADRON LEADER GUNADNYA RAMESH KHARCHE (29037), FLYING (PILOT)
  14. SHRI NAGENDRA SINGH, ASSISTANT COMMANDANT, OFFICE OF THE COMMANDANT-207, CoBRA at GC, CRPF, DURGAPUR-14(WB)
  15. SHRI  VINOJ P. JOSEPH, ASSISTANT COMMANDANT, OFFICE OF THE COMMANDANT-207, CoBRA at GC, CRPF, DURGAPUR-14(WB) 
     

BAR TO SENA MEDAL (GALLANTRY):

  1. 15614636W Lance Naik Patey Tassuk, SENA MEDAL BRIGADE OF THE GUARDS / 21ST BATTALION THE Rashtriya Rifles (POSTHUMOUS) 

Well I am just listing out the list of major gallantry awards. For the complete list of awards that were declared please click here.


On the 65th Independence Day celebrations the President approved awards of 137 gallantry awards to Armed Forces, Paramillitary, and Police personnels.  This includes 14 Shaurya Chakra, 03 Bar to Sena Medal (Gallantry), 114 Sena Medal (Gallantry), 03 Nao Sena Medal (Gallantry), 03 Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry).

The list of the recipients of gallantry awards to Armed Forces personnel and others is as follows:-

SHAURYA CHAKRA:

  1. IC-66865 MAJOR ABHISHEK CHAKRABARTY, ARMY AIR DEFENCE / 23 RASHTRIYA RIFLES
  2. IC-67860 MAJOR S KARTIK RAJA, REGIMENT OF ARTILLERY / 21 ASSAM RIFLES
  3. SS-41822 MAJOR DUSHYANT SINGH SHEKHAWAT, 8TH BATTALION THE DOGRA REGIMENT
  4. IC-69025 captain saurabh dhamija, 3RD BATTALION THE PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES)
  5. IC-69766 CAPTAIN TAPAS KUMAR DEKA, 21st battalion the PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES)
  6. IC-72578 LIEUTENANT ABHINAV TRIPATHI, 15TH BATTALION THE DOGRA REGIMENT
  7. 13619947 HAVILDAR PANCHU GOPAL ROY, PARACHUTE REGIMENT / 31 RASHTRIYA RIFLES
  8. 13620144 naik rajesh kumar, 3RD BATTALION THE PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES)
  9. 4190732 LANCE NAIK CHANDAN SINGH, 17TH BATTALION THE KUMAON REGIMENT
  10. G/5004672 RIFLEMAN ANIRUDDH YADAV, 3 ASSAM RIFLES
  11. 15347880 SAPPER AMARJIT SINGH, CORPS OF ENGINEERS / 42 RASHTRIYA RIFLES (POSTHUMOUS)
  12. 13626415 PARATROOPER PADAM BAHADUR POUDEL, 21st battalion the PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES)
  13. LIEUTENANT COMMANDER FIRDAUS DARABSHAH MOGAL, (04730-Z) (POSTHUMOUS) (NAVY)
  14. SHRI ASHISH KUMAR TIWARY, CONSTABLE (GENERAL DUTY), CENTRAL RESERVE POLICE FORCE (POSTHUMOUS) (MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS)

BAR TO SENA MEDAL (GALLANTRY):

  1. IC-63389 MAJOR PRANAY PADMAKAR PAWAR, SENA MEDAL, 4th Battalion The Parachute Regiment (Special Forces)
  2. IC-63398 MAJOR RAJ ABHINAV, SENA MEDAL, RAJPUTANA RIFLES / 21 ASSAM RIFLES
  3. IC-68881 CAPTAIN PAWAN KUMAR SACHAN, SENA MEDAL, CORPS OF SIGNALS / 8 ASSAM RIFLES

Well I am just listing out the list of major gallantry awards. For the complete list of awards that were declared please click here.


On the 64th Independence day celebrations the President has approved awards of 144 gallantry awards to Armed Forces, Paramilitary and police personnel. This includes one Ashoka Chakratwo Kirti Chakras, two Bar to Shaurya Chakras19 Shaurya Chakras, two Bar to Sena Medals (Gallantry), 80 Sena Medals (Gallantry), three Nao Sena Medals (Gallantry), and five Vayu Sena Medals (Gallantry).

ASHOKA CHAKRA:

1. MR-08609 MAJOR LAISHRAM JYOTIN SINGH ARMY MEDICAL CORPS / EMBASSY OF INDIA, KABUL (POSTHUMOUS)

KIRTI CHAKRA:

1. IC-70151 CAPTAIN DAVINDER SINGH JASS 1ST BATTALION THE PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES) (POSTHUMOUS)
2. SHRI VINOD KUMAR CHOUBEY SUPERINTENDENT OF POLICE, RAJNANDGAON  CHHATTISGARH POLICE (POSTHUMOUS)

BAR TO SHAURYA CHAKRA:

1. IC-58637 MAJOR THONGAM JOTEN SINGH, SHAURYA CHAKRA, 21ST BATTALION THE PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES)
2. SS-39651 MAJOR AJAY SINGH, SHAURYA CHAKRA 11TH BATTALION THE MARATHA LIGHT INFANTRY

SHAURYA CHAKRA:

1. IC-55217 LIEUTENANT COLONEL ADITYA NEGI, SENA MEDAL 3 GORKHA RIFLES / 32 RASHTRIYA RIFLES 
2. IC-61307 MAJOR DEEPAK YADAV ARMY EDUCATION CORPS / EMBASSY OF INDIA, KABUL(POSTHUMOUS)
3. IC-61324 MAJOR NITESH ROY ARMY EDUCATION CORPS / EMBASSY OF INDIA, KABUL(POSTHUMOUS)
4. IC-66201 CAPTAIN SUNIL YADAV PUNJAB REGIMENT / 37 RASHTRIYA RIFLES
5. IC-68043 CAPTAIN AMIT KUMAR SINGH, SENA MEDAL 2ND BATTALION THE BIHAR REGIMENT
6. IC-69150 CAPTAIN SUNIL NARANG 4TH BATTALION THE SIKH LIGHT INFANTRY
7. SS-42657 LIEUTENANT NAVIN NIROLA 4TH BATTALION THE KUMAON REGIMENT
8. JC-413360 NAIB SUBEDAR INDER KUMAR 1ST BATTALION THE PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES)
9. JC-560161 NAIB SUBEDAR SHIV PUJAN SHARMA 2ND BATTALION THE BIHAR REGIMENT
10. JC-2300474 NAIB SUBEDAR RANG BAHADUR YADAV 23 ASSAM RIFLES
11. 13621161 LANCE HAVILDAR RAJAN 1ST BATTALION THE PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES)
12. 2602065 NAIK BAIJU B 7TH BATTALION THE MADRAS REGIMENT
13. 4366857 LANCE NAIK NENGMAITHEM RAJESH SINGH 21ST BATTALION THE PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES)
14. 4001514 SEPOY RAVI KANT DOGRA REGIMENT / 11 RASHTRIYA RIFLES(POSTHUMOUS)
15. 4002995 SEPOY SURENDER KUMAR DOGRA REGIMENT / 62 RASHTRIYA RIFLES (POSTHUMOUS)
16. 13627069 PARATROOPER MAKUNG SARANG HUCHONG 21ST BATTALION THE PARACHUTE REGIMENT (SPECIAL FORCES)
17. 15619321 GUARDSMAN KRISHAN KUMAR BRIGADE OF THE GUARDS / 21 RASHTRIYA RIFLES(POSTHUMOUS)
18. COMMANDER DILIP DONDE, (03593-T)
19. COMMANDER NITEEN ANANDRAO YADAV, (03965-K)

Well I have just listed out the list of major gallantry awards. For the complete list of awards that were declared please click here.