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Kirti Chakra

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Kirti ChakraThe Kirti Chakra is an Indian military decoration awarded for valour, courageous action or self-sacrifice away from the field of battle. It may be awarded to civilians as well as military personnel, including posthumous awards.

The medal is circular silver, 1-3/8 inches in diameter. In the centre, the chakra (wheel) of Ashoka, surrounded by a lotus wreath and with an ornate edge. Suspended by a straight bar suspender. The medal is named on the edge.

KIRTI CHAKRA
has been awarded to the following:

  • MAJOR SURESH SURI (POSTHUMOUS)
  • MAJOR PUSHPENDER SINGH



Awardee's List (26th Jan 2015)

S. No. Awardee's Name and Detail
1 Captain Jaidev, 10 PARA REGIMENT (SF) / 3 RR (Indian Army)
2 Sub Ajay Vardhan, 14 GARH RIF (POSTHUMOUS) (Indian Army)
3 Naib Subedar Kosh Bahadur Gurung, 1 GR / 15 RR (Indian Army)



Defence Investiture Ceremony (2nd May. 2014)

S. No. Awardee's Name and Detail
1 NB Sub Bhupal Singh Chhantel Magar (Indian Army)



Defence Investiture Ceremony (22nd March. 2014)

S. No. Awardee's Name and Detail
1 Commander Abhilash Tomy (Indian Navy)
2 Maj Mahesh Kumar, SM (Indian Army)



Awardee's List (26th Jan. 2014)

S. No. Awardee's Name and Detail
1 JC-618131L NAIB SUBEDAR BHUPAL SINGH CHHANTEL MAGAR, 5/5TH BATTALION THE GORKHA RIFLES (FRONTIER FORCE)
2 WING COMMANDER DARRYL CASTELINO (25107)
3 SHRI BHRIGU NANDAN CHOUDHARY CONSTABLE/GD, 205 COBRA BN.(POSTHUMOUS)



Awardee's List (26th Jan. 2013)

S. No. Awardee's Name and Detail
1 IC-67270F
MAJOR Anup Joseph Manjali
BIHAR REGIMENT / 24TH BATTALION
THE RASHTRIYA RIFLES



Awardee's List (26th Jan. 2012)

S. No. Awardee's Name and Detail
1 Lt Col Kamaldeep Singh
2 Captain Ashutosh Kumar
3 Lt Sushil Khajuria : posthumously



Awardee's List (26th Jan. 2011)

S. No. Awardee's Name and Detail
1 Captain Deepak Sharma : posthumously
2 Maj Rahul Gurung
3 Lt Vikas Sharma,
4 Lt Vikrant Ajit Deshmukh
5 Naik Rajinder Singh

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