President Confers Prestigious Awards for Indian Coast Guard and Armed Forces on 75th Republic Day

Photo of author

By DT News Desk

Rate this post

On the eve of the 75th Republic Day, President Smt Droupadi Murmu has conferred top honors upon distinguished individuals from the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) and the Armed Forces. These awards recognize acts of conspicuous gallantry, exceptional devotion to duty, and distinguished/meritorious service.

President Confers Prestigious Awards for Indian Coast Guard and Armed Forces on 75th Republic Day
President Confers Prestigious Awards for Indian Coast Guard and Armed Forces on 75th Republic Day (File Photo)

President’s Tatrakshak Medal (Distinguished Service) Recipient: (a) IG Bhisham Sharma, TM (0247-L)

Tatrakshak Medal (Gallantry) Recipients: (a) Comdt Sunil Dutt (0662-D) (b) Comdt (JG) Saurabh (0735-S)

Tatrakshak Medal (Meritorious Service) Recipients: (a) DIG Anil Kumar Parayil (0265-C) (b) DIG Jamal Taha (4085-J) (c) Dipak Roy, P/Adh (AR), 01111-Z

These awardees have demonstrated exceptional courage and dedication to safeguarding maritime boundaries and responding to emergencies at sea, contributing significantly to the nation’s maritime security framework. Their unwavering commitment to duty, even in adverse conditions, reflects the highest standards of service, upholding the spirit of the Indian Coast Guard. These awards serve as a tribute to the valor and commitment of ICG personnel who tirelessly ensure safe and secure seas for all mariners, embodying the values of the nation.

President Approves 84 Mentioned-in-Despatches to Armed Forces Personnel: President Smt Droupadi Murmu has approved 84 Mentioned-in-Despatches for Armed Forces personnel, including 10 posthumous mentions. The recipients include 68 from the Army, recognizing their contributions to various operations. Additionally, 16 mentions are for outstanding service in the Indian Air Force. This prestigious recognition acknowledges the commendable efforts and sacrifices made by these personnel in the line of duty.

President Approves Gallantry Awards to 80 Armed Forces Personnel: President Smt Droupadi Murmu has approved Gallantry awards for 80 Armed Forces personnel, including 12 posthumous awards. The honors include six Kirti Chakras, 16 Shaurya Chakras, 53 Sena Medals, one Nao Sena Medal (Gallantry), and four Vayu Sena Medals (Gallantry). These awards celebrate acts of exceptional bravery and selfless service to the nation, showcasing the indomitable spirit of our Armed Forces.

ALSO READ  Indian Navy Aircraft Carrier: चीन को कैसे देंगे टक्कर, जब देश का इकलौता एयरक्राफ्ट कैरियर हो रहा बार-बार 'साजिश' का शिकार

Additional Defence Decorations: In addition to the gallantry awards, President Smt Droupadi Murmu has approved 311 defence decorations for Armed Forces and other personnel. These include Param Vishisht Seva Medals, Uttam Yudh Seva Medals, Ati Vishisht Seva Medals, Yudh Seva Medals, Sena Medals, Nao Sena Medals, Vayu Sena Medals, and Vishisht Seva Medals, recognizing excellence and devotion to duty across various services.

As the nation celebrates its 75th Republic Day, these honors underscore the dedication, sacrifice, and exceptional service of our armed forces and coast guard personnel, reflecting the commitment to safeguarding the sovereignty and security of our great nation.

Follow us on Google News
WhatsApp Group Join Now
Telegram Group Join Now
Instagram Group Join Now

Leave a Comment