Tag: BIOGRAPHY

HERO OF THE 1961 UN OPERATION IN CONGO – CAPTAIN GURBACHAN SINGH SALARIA (PVC)

“True to the motto of his Regiment, 1 Gorkha Rifles, “Kayar hunu bhanda marnu ramro” meaning “It is better to die than to be a coward”, Capt Gurbachan Singh Salaria fought ferociously till his last breath on 05 Dec 1961…. Capt Salaria was tasked for a challenging mission of removing roadblocks set up by the rebels near the airfield. Capt…

BIOGRAPHY OF CAPTAIN AS JASROTIA AC(P) SM – 9 PARA SF

On 15 Sep 1995, Capt Arun’s unit had gotten believable data from insight sources about nearness of 20 psychological militants in a collapse Lolab valley. A choice was taken by the security powers to dispatch a pursuit and obliterate activity to catch the psychological militants under the authority of Capt Arun. Capt Arun alongside his soldiers got the ball rolling…