Indian Defence Update Blog

How Panaji Was Liberated Peacefully

Panaji escaped destruction during “Operation Vijay’ and was liberated by late evening on December 18, 1961. At 5 pm on December 18, the columns of 2 Sikh Light Infantry had reached Betim where it...

WHEN 9 PARA SF COMMANDOS WON ENEMY’S RESPECT

When 120 Indian Para commandos landed inside Pakistani territory in the Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir during the 1971 war, even the enemy had applauded the “excellent work by the boys” in a post-war flag...