Pradeep Kumar Panda

Odia Jawan Conferred Posthumous Kirti Chakra

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the Kirti Chakra, the second highest peacetime gallantry medal, on Odia CRPF jawan Pradeep Kumar Panda at a function at the Rashtrapati Bhawan today. The posthumous gallantry medal was received by Panda’s wife. A native of Rajgangpur in Sundargarh district, Panda was martyred while fighting heavily armed terrorists in Jammu […]