13 Kumaon who was martyred during the Indo-China conflict in 1962.Major Shaitan Singh was commanding a company of an infantry battalion deployed at Rezang La in the Chusul sector at a height of about 17,000 feet. The locality was isolated from the main defended sector and consisted of five platoon-defended position. On 18 November 1962, the Chinese forces subjected the company position to heavy artillery, mortar and small arms fire and attacked it in overwhelming strength in several successi...
Today is the birthday of Grenadier Yogendra Singh Yadav, PVC and with immense pride and honour, we wish this mighty soldier. He belongs to the 18 Grenadiers and was part of the Commando 'Ghatak' Platoon that was tasked to capture three strategic bunkers on Tiger Hills during the Kargil War.