6. Kamal Ram- The Youngest Indian Sepoy To Receive The Highest Award Of United Kingdom
Indian Sepoy Kamal Ram received “Victoria’s Cross”, the highest award of United Kingdom. The 19-year-old Kamal received it for his valor after World War 2.
7. Built World’s Highest Bridge
The Baily Bridge was built by Indian Army back in 1982. The bridge is 30 meters long and situated at an altitude of 5602 meters from sea level.
8. Adolf Hitler Desired To Have This Indian Regiment
The Gorkha Regiment of the Indian Army is one of the bravest and the most adroit battlefield army regiment in the world. Adolf Hitler believed that if he had Gurkha Regiment, he could have conquered Germany.
9. Carried Out The Biggest Civilian Rescue Operation
Back in 2013, Indian Army, along with Indian Air Force, carried out “Operation Rahat”. It was the biggest civilian rescue operation.
10. No Reservation In Army
A lot of people are denouncing the reservation system in jobs nowadays. However, the Indian Army never supported it. There is no cast or religion-based reservation during army recruitment.
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