Indian Air Force Awards: Group Captain Ajay Rathi, Manish Sharma, and Air Commodore Kundu to be honored, Special outstanding role played on the Ladakh border-Group Captain Ajay Rathi, Air Commodore Subroto Kundu, and Group Captain Manish Sharma will be honored with the award at the decoration ceremony of the Indian Air Force. The three officers will be honored at the Indian Air Force’s decoration ceremony for their respective roles during the military standoff with China in the Eastern Ladakh sector for the past two years.
Indian Air Force Awards: Group Captain Ajay Rathi, Manish Sharma, and Air Commodore Kundu to be honored, Special outstanding role played on the Ladakh border
In fact, the Chief of the Air Staff, and Air Chief Marshal VR Choudhary on Thursday honored many Air Force warriors with Yudh Seva Medals and other awards. Apart from this, he also handed over citations to six units for exemplary service to the nation and the force. At the ceremony organized at the Air Force Auditorium at Subroto Park—–
- Yudh Seva Medal to three air warriors
- Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry) to four and
- 14 Air Force personnel were awarded the Vayu Sena Medal.
Group Captain Ajay Rathi, Air Commodore Subroto Kundu and Group Captain Manish Sharma to receive awards at the Indian Air Force investiture ceremony for their respective roles during the military standoff with China in eastern Ladakh sector going on for the last two years pic.twitter.com/uxyp5U3y6Z
— ANI (@ANI) September 22, 2022
The Vishisht Seva Medal was awarded to 28 air warriors including three retired Air Force personnel. In addition, 21 Wing, Air Force Station New Delhi, 2257 Squadron, 77 Squadron, 4 Squadron, and 159 Helicopter Unit were awarded the prestigious Chief of Air Staff’s Commendation. This year the Air Force Raising Day will be organized in Chandigarh instead of Hindon Airbase in Ghaziabad.