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Three IAF officers awarded the Kirti Chakra

March 22, 2014 - New Delhi

Three officers including an IAF officers who died in rescue operations in Uttarakhand flood victims, a naval officer who sailed around the world and Army Major killed three Maoists were awarded Kirti Chakra on Saturday, the second highest in gallantry award.

A civil engineer of the Border Roads Organization who lost his life while saving his three colleagues in an accident in Assam and a young IAF jawan who saved a village from burning were among the 10 personnel who were awarded Shaurya Chakra by the President Pranab Mukherjee.

Andhra News

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