Lance Naik Mohan Goswami,  belonged to 9th Battalion, Parachute Regiment of the Indian Army,  was posthumously awarded the Highest peacetime Gallantry Award THE `ASHOKA CHAKRA`

The Ashok Chakra citation for Mohan Goswami reads -       On the intervening night of 02/03 September 2015 Lance Naik Mohan Nath Goswami was part of an ambush in Haphruda forest at Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. At about 20:15hrs, there was a fierce encounter with four terrorists wherein two of his comrades were injured … Continue reading Lance Naik Mohan Goswami,  belonged to 9th Battalion, Parachute Regiment of the Indian Army,  was posthumously awarded the Highest peacetime Gallantry Award THE `ASHOKA CHAKRA`