The nation celebrated Army Day, showcasing various types of tanks, missile systems and combat drones in the parade.
Today the country is celebrating Army Day. This day is celebrated every year on 15 January. A variety of tank and missile systems were shown in the parade on the occasion. On this special occasion, the President of the country Ramnath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Chief of Defense gave a message.
Today on 15 July, Army Day is being celebrated all over the country. On this special occasion, an army parade was taken out in the capital Delhi. Various types of tank and missile systems were shown during this period. Not only this, for the first time the Indian Army also displayed combat drones in the parade.
Today is the 73rd Raising Day of the Army. On this special occasion, several veterans, including the country’s President Ramnath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defense Chief Bipin Rawat, gave their message to the brave soldiers. During this, Army Chief MM Narwane also gave an army message.
Five soldiers awarded military medals
Explain that during the Army Day Parade 2024, five Army soldiers were posthumously awarded the Army Medal for showing valor in various campaigns. In this, Naik Sandeep of 10 Para Special Forces Unit was posthumously awarded the Army Medal for killing two terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir and saving the life of his squad commander.
Why Army Day is celebrated on 15 January
Let me tell you that in the year 1949, the commander-in-chief of the Indian Army was commanded by KM Cariappa. He was awarded the Field Marshal’s Five Star Rank. At just 20 years old, he started a job in the British Indian Army. January 15 is celebrated as Army Day in memory of the first Chief of Army Staff of independent India.