Vir Chakra

Award / Date of Action Vir Chakra , 15-08-1999
Service Indian Army
Service Number IC-37020
Rank COL
Unit/Regiments/Corps 1/11 GR
Mother's Name N/A
Resident Of (Village/District/State/Domicile) PUNE
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  2. Kargil 1999: The Impregnable Conquered Lt. Gen Y M Bammi. (2002) Gorkha Publisher
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  6. 11 Gorkha Rifles (Accessed on April 15, 2022)
  7. The War Decorated India & Trust (Accessed on April 4, 2022)
  8. Undiluted Heroism (Accessed on April 15, 2022)
  9. Official Indian Army Website (Accessed on April 15, 2022)


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