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Air Force recommends "Veer Chakra" for Wing Commander Abhinandan

Air Force recommends

The Indian Air Force has recommended "Veer Chakra" to wing Commander Abhinandan to kill Pakistan's F-16 fighter aircraft. It is worth mentioning that Wing Commander Abhinandan is the only pilot in the world who has fired a state-of-the-art fighter such as the F-16 with a very old MiG-21 bison. Along with this, Wing Commander Abhinandan has been transferred, earlier he was working in the base of Srinagar. Now they will be deployed alongside Pakistan to the western border.

  • Veer Chakra is the third highest gallantry prize awarded for gallantry at war.

Abhinandan Varthaman:-

  • Wing Commander Abhinandan is working in the Indian Air Force, he has recently been in the spotlight. After the terrorist attack in Pulwama, India had an airstrike in Balakot to destroy terrorist bases in Pakistan. After this air strike, Pakistani fighter jawans tried to infiltrate into Jammu and Kashmir.
  • Wing Commander Abhinandan was sent to MiG-21 fighter aircraft to stop Pakistani fighter aircraft.
  • Wing Commander Abhinandan killed Pakistan's latest fighter aircraft F-16 with a much older MiG-21 fighter plane, during which Abhinandan also became an accident and his plane landed in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.
  • This incident happened on 27th February. He was arrested by the Pakistani army, but later he was assigned to India.
Q.1 Which of the following Indian pilot was arrested by the Pakistani army but later assigned to India?
A. Wing Commander Sahil Gandhi
B. Wing Commander Rakesh Rastogi
C. Wing Commander Rakesh Ahuja
D. Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman
Answer...
Ans: Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman

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