more-news

Army Chief Bikram Singh presents 'Standard' to 89 Armoured Regiment

Ranchi, Nov.30 : Chief of Army Staff General Bikram Singh presented 'Standard' to the 89 Armoured Regiment, on behalf of the President, at the Namkum Military Station here on Saturday.


This rare honour has been bestowed upon the 89 Armoured Regiment for the dedicated and meritorious service rendered by the Regiment since it's raising on February 1, 1980.

"It is a great honor when any unit receives Colours or Standard from the President. For this 89 Armoured Regiment, this is a very important day. A regiment receives this honour when it does extraordinary work," General Bikram Singh told media here today.

The event was witnessed by a host of civil and army dignitaries

The 89 Armoured Regiment has been working towards the welfare of soldiers, war widows of Jharkhand, and spreading awareness about the strength of the Indian Army among the people.

They have also organised welfare activities in remote areas of Jharkhand and provided aid to civil authorities.

--ANI (Posted on 30-11-2013)

more-news headlines

54 percent vote in Bihar

FIR against Misha Bharti for poll violation

Ghaziabad lawyers' agitation turns violent

Air hostess case: Notice to Kanda on police plea to cancel bail

Haryana to frame policy on toll rates

Never extended favour to Himachal cricket body: Dhumal

SC clears way for land acquisition for Jamia

Light rain expected Friday

War-like store recovered in north Kashmir, ahead of polls on May 7

Supreme Court rejects plea to probe Indian army's role in Sri Lanka

Over 71 percent vote in Manipur

Uma Bharti slams Modi in video

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top