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Not many might know that in 2017 during an op near #Oting village, Mon district, #Nagaland we had lost MAJ DAVID (awarded #KirtiChakra).

The EXACT same place where violence broke out on 4th dec 2021.

Mon is along d routes of infiltration & exfiltration to & frm Myanmmar
They say Major David Manlun fought like a TIGER to keep his men away from harm’s way. 👍

The fire fight had taken place btwn combined group of ULFA + NSCN(K) & 12 #ParaSF.

The “insurgents” attacked from inside an AUTO-RICKSHAW. Believe it or not!!!
Pics frm the op! 👇
That day 4 “insurgents” were killed.
On our side— 3 soldiers of Para SF wr wounded and we lost Maj David, who was to join #NSG in 2 weeks.

Replugging an article we had published on @Resonant_News earlier this year. By @Balidan10para!
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A Legendary Soldier, Mountaineer & Saviour Col Narendra 'Bull' Kumar, #PVSM, #KirtiChakra #AVSM (Retd) passed away earlier today 31 Dec 2020 in New Delhi

#LestWeForgetIndia🇮🇳 the #IndianBrave spent his life in Himalayas; taming peaks & ensuring #SiachenGlacier remains with India
Col Narendra Kumar will be remembered for being an exceptional mountaineer and his contribution to the security of India.
A 'Mountain legend', he successfully led expedition to Nine peaks above 24,000 feet, out of 13 of the highest peak climbed by Indians.
In 1977, he and his team climbed Kanchenjunga from the North East spur, which was not done in 45 years since a German expedition in 1931, which only reached short of 3000 feet from the summit.
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