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In a first, CRPF cop gets Kirti Chakra

In a first, CRPF cop gets Kirti Chakra

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: CRPF constable of Bihar sector Bhrigu Nandan Chowdhary has become the first CRPF commando to get Kirti Chakra (posthumously), the second highest peacetime award after the Ashoka Chakra, for his valiant action during encounter with Maoists in Chakrabanda forest of Gaya-Aurangabad districts. Bhrigu was recommended for Shaurya Chakra for his high form of bravery but the Indian Army, considering […]

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