President Confers Gallantry & Distinguished Service Awards


New Delhi: The President and Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces Shri Ram NathKovind conferred three Kirti Chakras and thirteen Shaurya Chakras to Armed Forces Personnel for displaying conspicuous gallantry, indomitable courage and extreme devotion to duty at a solemn ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here on Monday.

TwoKirti Chakras and two of the Shaurya Chakras were given posthumously.
The President also conferred thirteenParam Vishisht Seva Medals, twoUttamYudhSeva Medals, twoBar to Ati Vishisht Seva Medals and twenty six Ati Vishisht Seva Medals to senior officers of the Armed Forces for distinguished service of an exceptional order.