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The Indian Blade Runner

The Indian Blade Runner. Kargil war  survivor. First amputee marathon runner of India. Limca record holder. Inspirational speaker. Was “Declared Dead” in an Army Hospital in July 1999 during the Kargil war. 14 years hence he returned as India’s first… Continue Reading →

Para commandos

Formed in 1966, the Para Commandos are part of the highly-trained Parachute Regiment of the Indian Army and are the largest part of the Special Forces of India. The parachute units of the Indian Army are among the oldest airborne… Continue Reading →

First Param Veer Chakra recipient

Major Som Nath Sharma, PVC (1923-1947) was the first recipient of the Param Vir Chakra. The citation for the Param Vir Chakra awarded to him reads: CITATION Maj Somnath Sharma 4 KUMANON (IC-521) On 3 November 1947, Major Somnath Sharma’s… Continue Reading →

UFO-base kongka la pass

Kongka La is the low ridge pass in the Himalayas. It is in the disputed India-China border area in Ladakh.The Chinese held northeastern part is known as Aksai Chin and Indian South West is known as Ladakh.This is the area… Continue Reading →

Marine commando force

MARCOS, previously named as Marine Commando Force (MCF), is the special forces unit of the Indian Navy. created for conducting special operations such as Amphibious warfare, Counter-terrorism, Direct action, Special reconnaissance, Unconventional warfare, Hostage rescue, Personnel recovery, Combat search and… Continue Reading →

Indian spy

In 1986 during the Mizo National Front insurgency where Laldenga’s army was holding the Indian state to ransom, an Indian spy penetrated the Mizo National Army and won over six of the seven closest aides of Laldenga. The core of… Continue Reading →

Vijay Diwas

Vijay Diwas is commemorated every 16 December in India as it marks its military victory over Pakistan in 1971 during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, who were alliance of Bangladesh Mukti Bahini . The end of the war also resulted… Continue Reading →

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