Naik Yadu Nath Singh PVC

Yadunath Singh born:  21 Nov 1916 – martyrdom: 06 Feb 1948 was an Indian soldier honored with PVC. He received this honor posthumously in 1948. table of contents Introduction: Nayak Yadunath Singh was born on 21 Nov 1916  in Khajuri village of Shahjahanpur UP. His father Birbal Singh was a farmer. Yadunath was one of the 8 sons of his father. His studies started in the … Read more

First PVC awardy Major Somnath Sharma

31/01/1922-03/11/1947 Unit : The 4th Battalion Kumaon Regiment The 4th battalion ,KUMAON regiment has to be deployed in Kashmir to protect the Srinagar air strip ,”came to orders. D company was stationed in Delhi and was the first to be airlifted and relocated to the valley. Major Somnath Sharma was the commander of D company. … Read more

History of Param Veer Chakra

The Param Vir Chakra (PVC) is India’s highest decoration, awarded for displaying distinguished acts of valour during wartime. Param Vir Chakra translates as the “Wheel of the Ultimate Brave”, and the award is granted for “most conspicuous bravery in the presence of the enemy”. As of January 2018, the medal has been awarded 21 times, of which 14 were posthumous … Read more