Hav Satyapal Singh

Havaldar Satyapal Singh hailed from Jaitpur village near Buhana of Jhunjhunu district in Rajasthan. Son of an army veteran Atar Singh and Smt Badama Devi, Hav Satyapal had two brothers Rajesh and Kuldeep as his siblings. Right from his younger days, he always wished to

Rifleman Manoj Kumar Bhati

Rifleman Manoj Kumar Bhati hailed from Shahjahanpur village of Faridabad district in Haryana and was born in the year 1996. Son of Shri Babulal Kumar and Smt Sunita, Manoj Kumar was the youngest among four siblings. His elder brother Sunil Kumar is also serving in

Rifleman Lakshmanan D

Rifleman Lakshmanan D hailed from Pudupatti village in Thummukkundu panchayat of Madurai district in Tamil Nadu. Son of Shri Dharmaraj and Smt Andal, Rfn Lakshmanan had a brother Ramar and sister Bama Priya as his siblings. He and his twin brother Ramar wanted to join

Rifleman Nishant Malik

Rifleman Nishant Malik originally hailed from Dhanderi village but later his family settled down in Hansi town of Hisar district in Haryana. Son of an army veteran Jaivir Malik, Rfn Nishant Malik had three sisters Kiran, Jyoti and Neeraj as his siblings. Right from his

Subedar Rajendra Prasad Bhambhu

Sub Rajendra Prasad Bhambhu hailed from the Maligaon village in Kashim Pura taluk of Jhunjhunu district in Rajasthan and was born on 1st July 1974. Son of an army veteran Badru Singh, he had a younger brother Rajesh Kumar and a sister Mukesh as his

Sowar Vijay Kumar KC

Sowar Vijay Kumar hailed from Uttaper village of Naina Devi tehsil, in Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh. He did his primary education in Khulvi village in Bilaspur district and completed his secondary education in Bhakra. Like many young people in Himachal Pradesh, Sowar Vijay Kumar

Naib Risaldar Narender Singh Rana

Naib Risaldar Narender Singh Rana

Naib Risaldar Narender Singh Rana hailed from Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh and was born on 12 Dec 1955. He was recruited into 17 Horse of the Armoured Corps, the combat arm of the Indian Army, well known for its battle tanks. After serving for some

Lt Cdr Alok Kumar Sahu

Lt Cdr Alok Kumar Sahu hailed from Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh. Son of Shri PL Sahu and Smt Rama, Lt Cdr Sahu had a younger brother Deep Kumar Sahu. Lt Cdr Sahu since his childhood, had always nursed the idea of joining the armed forces

Wing Commander Vikram Singh

Wing Commander Vikram Singh hailed from Jaipur district in Rajasthan and was born on 29 Nov 1973.  Son of an Army officer, he came from a military family wherein, besides his father, his elder brother also served in the Army. Inspired by his father, he

Squadron Leader V Manoj Nair

Squadron Leader V Manoj Nair hailed from Pazhaya Karakkamandapam village in the Trivandrum district of Kerala and was born on 15 Sep 1980. Son of K Viswambharan Nair (Retd Air Force officer) and Smt V Sujetha, he completed his BSc in Mathematics from  Kerala University