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20 soldiers martyred in Galwan remembered by the nation

Last Updated on June 15, 2021 at 11:54 am

Fire and Fury Corps paid homage to the martyrs of Galwan on the first anniversary of the violent clash on June 15.

An official statement by army said “In the face of unprecedented Chinese aggression, 20 Indian Soldiers laid down their lives defending our land and inflicted heavy casualties on the PLA”. 

In a solemn ceremony, Major General Akash Kaushik, COS, Fire and Fury Corps, laid a wreath at the iconic War Memorial in Leh on the occasion. “The nation will remain eternally grateful to these gallant soldiers who fought in the most difficult high altitude terrain and made the supreme sacrifice in service of the nation” said the statement.