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On this day we remember the following 87 martyrs who sacrificed their lives in various operations: Lnk Santa Singh (2431285) Parachute Regiment (1948 Kashmir War) , Rfn Mippan Paidan (9100227) Jammu & Kashmir Militia (Now Light Infantry) (1948 Kashmir War) , Spr Laxman Pawar (51908) Corps Of Engineers (Bombay Engineer Group) (1948 Kashmir War) , Sep Raj Kamal (6819891) Army Medical Corps (1965 India Pakistan War) , 2Lt Sumer Singh Yadav (EC-52441) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Amar Nath (2646594) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Chintu Ram (2649698) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Sajal Singh (2641035) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Godhan Singh (2641467) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Hari Chand (2642355) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Udmi Chand (2642384) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Lt J C Taneja (MR-30699) Army Medical Corps (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Amar Nath (2645379) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Pritam Singh (2647747) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Ambi Singh (2649356) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Bahadur (2649366) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Alam Ali Khan (2649548) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Babu Ram (2650143) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdr Karan Singh (2650361) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Nk Reghubir Singh (3142054) Jat Regiment (1965 India Pakistan War) , Nk Ram Nath (2639460) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Gdsm Krishna Kamble (13653461) Brigade Of Guards (1965 India Pakistan War) , Hav Zile Singh (5633493) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Hav Rattan Singh (2636588) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Hav Om Prakash (2641315) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Swpr Jit Singh (2643080) Grenadiers (1965 India Pakistan War) , Sep Ishwer Dev (2444176) Punjab Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Avtar Singh (2459748) Punjab Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Shamrao Mane (2749724) Maratha Light Infantry (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Data Ram Yadav (4156991) Kumaon Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Radha Ballabh (4160025) Kumaon Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Jagat Singh (4162942) Kumaon Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Vishnu Nikam (2757845) Maratha Light Infantry (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Jagat Singh (4162942) Kumaon Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Gaje Gharti (5236702) Kumaon Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Indra Bahadur Mall (5834981) Kumaon Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Nk Maruti Nikil (2748767) Maratha Light Infantry (1971 Bangladesh War) , Nk Shridhar Chawan (2749623) Maratha Light Infantry (1971 Bangladesh War) , Lnk Rameshwar (2450602) Punjab Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Hardwari Lal (2451189) Punjab Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Gnr Iqbal Singh (1287504) Regiment Of Artillery (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Banwari Lal (2451226) Punjab Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Perm (2451284) Punjab Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Sohan Lal (2451610) Punjab Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Prem Singh (2460351) Punjab Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Rich Pal (2961791) Rajput Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Maj Sudesh Kumar (IC-16571) Jat Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Rfn Bipatti (3144872) Rajputana Rifles (1971 Bangladesh War) , Gnr Rama Swamy Lakshmanan (1224553) Regiment Of Artillery (1971 Bangladesh War) , Capt K S Sundaram (IC-18765) Regiment Of Artillery (1971 Bangladesh War) , Hav Barnabas Kiro (4235900) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Capt K C Sharma (SS-20987) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Ram Chander (3161293) Jat Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Gdsm Jagdish (13656505) Brigade Of Guards (1971 Bangladesh War) , Gdsm Hira Lal (13658067) Brigade Of Guards (1971 Bangladesh War) , Gdsm Lakhpat Singh (13661680) Brigade Of Guards (1971 Bangladesh War) , Gdsm Ujin Toppo (13666217) Brigade Of Guards (1971 Bangladesh War) , Gdsm Ajmer Singh (13666694) Brigade Of Guards (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Ramu Lal (4236775) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Jawahar (4239705) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Pandu Charan Hembrom (4242186) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Suchin Sinku (4245191) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Mangi Lal Boipai (4247070) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Ram Singhasan Prasad (4247836) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Harman Guria (4248146) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep S S Bahadur (4248821) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Iges Lakra (4248876) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Vincent Khaka (4249044) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Lhav Man Singh (2450654) Punjab Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Lnk Haridhan Hembram (4243716) Bihar Regiment (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Kaduba Pensade (2755090) Maratha Light Infantry (1971 Bangladesh War) , Nk Ram Khilawan (13662102) Brigade Of Guards (1971 Bangladesh War) , Sep Sitaram (2762258) Maratha Light Infantry (1971 Bangladesh War) , Rfn Rajeev Rana (5346824) 4 Gorkha Rifles (Counter Insurgency) , Lnk Meg Bahadur Thapa (5345106) 4 Gorkha Rifles (Counter Insurgency) , Hav Yam Bahadur Gurung (5341319) 4 Gorkha Rifles (Counter Insurgency) , Nk Rama Shankar (4258640) Bihar Regiment (Siachen Operations) , Lhav Satyabir Singh (2978389) Rajput Regiment (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) , Sep Sat Paul (2985347) Rajput Regiment (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) , Sep Suresh Babu (2978119) Rajput Regiment (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) , Nk Nand Bihari Pandey (2972938) Rajput Regiment (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) , Lnk Ramesh Chander (2977334) Rajput Regiment (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) , Hav Bikram Singh (2961214) Mechanised Infantry (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) , Sep Lachman Tiwari (2978583) Rajput Regiment (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) , Sub Ram Diya (JC-141514) Rajput Regiment (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) , Maj Ranjit Muthana (IC-27373) Rajput Regiment (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) , Sep Ram Chander (2978310) Rajput Regiment (Sri Lanka (Ipkf)) ,

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