lets remember the heroes
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LETS REMEMBER THE HEROES
1962 Indo-Sino war
Indian Soldiers -1962 warSubedar Joginder SinghParam Vir Chakra
Major Dhan Singh ThapaParam Vir Chakra
1965 Indo-Pak warLieutenant-ColonelArdeshir Burzorji TaraporeParam Vir Chakra
Wing Cdr Bharat Singh (right) with Air Marshal Arjan SinghAir Force No 2 Squadron1971 Indo -Pak War
Battle of Longewala
PAK Army Surrender
Major Hoshiar SinghParam Vir Chakra
Flying Officer Nirmal Jat Singh SekhonParam Vir Chakra
TIGER HILLSIACHENPOINT 48254What is Lata Mangeshkar persuading us to do in the song Aye Mere Watan ke Logon
Remember the sacrifices and remember the people who died making them
We do have some knowledge about popular freedom fighters like Mahatma Gandhi, S.C Bose and Pandit Nehru But what about those who have been guarding us throughout our history..From Siachen to kanyakumari..from Nagaland to Barmer
REMEMBER THE HEROES
Presented By:-Siddharth Setia
Have we forgotten about them ??Param Vir chakra is the highest military honor in our country and is given in extremely heroic circumstances..Now can we as a class come up with 5 names who have won Param Vir Chakra till date.If we can than shouldnt we also knowWho were really this peopleWhere did they came fromWhere were they born
How well do we know them ??Where did they studied..How old were they when they laid down their lives for our better futureI am sure none of us have too many answers to the above questions..From WW-II to till date 22869 heroes have died..Lets make an attempt to know 2 of them today.
8REMEMBERING THE HEROESCaptain Vikram BatraCaptain Vijayant Thapar
Captain Vikram Batra PVC (September 9, 1974 July 7, 1999)Officers, 13 JAKPosthumously awarded the Param Vir Chakra, on 15 August 1999
Born on 09 September 1974 at Mandi, Himachal Pradesh.
Received his education in Palampur.
Nick name : Luv, but his true nick name SHER SHAH was given by army
After passing out from IMA in December 1997, he joined the army as a Lieutenant of the 13 JAK Rifles at Sopore, Jammu & Kashmir
During Kargil Conflict Captain Vikram Batra, 13 JAK Rifles, and his Delta Company was given the task of recapturing Point 5140HEROES
Captain Vikram Batra PVC (September 9, 1974 July 7, 1999)Officers, 13 JAKUpon reaching Point 5140, he got into a cheeky radio exchange with an enemy commander, who challenged him by saying, "Why have you come Sher Shah .You will not go back.
Captain Vikram Batra is said to have replied, "We shall see within one hour, who remains on the top.
Captain Batra's Yeh Dil Maange More!
Either I will come back after hoisting the Indian flag, or I will come back wrapped in it, but I will be back for sure
Point 4875 where he lost his life has now been renamed as Captain Vikram Batra Top
HE WAS just 25 years old
HEROESCaptain Vijayant Thapar, VrC, 2 Raj(1977 1999)Captain Vijayant Thapar was born in 1977
Studied at the prestigious Army Public School, Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi (1993 batch).
Favorite toys were guns
Among his family and unit members he is better known as Robin
Captain Vijayant after getting commissioned on 12 December 1998 joined the 2 Rajputana Rifles at Gwalior
His battalion was given the task of capturing Tololing
Nearly 1.5 Lac people were present during his last rites
Capt Vijayant was 22 when he laid down his life for our better tomorrow
HEROESSometime before the final assault Capt. Vijayant Thapar (Robin) left this letter at the from the attack area, to be handed over to his family in case he failed to return.
When you walk out of this room and you hear this song again I am sure you feel proud to say Yes, I do know about some of them
Pay homage to these heroes by remembering them through their sacrifices. I think they have earned it ..