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Major Hoshiar Singh, maintained Freedom with his bravery

Major Hoshiar Singh, maintained Freedom with his bravery

Major Hoshiar Singh was one of those heroic soldiers who were awarded Paramveer Chakra during his lifetime. Born on May 5, 1937 in Sonipat, Haryana, Major Hoshiar Singh performed an amazing bravery in the Indo-Pak war in 1971. Hoshiar was the player of the volleyball and his national level team captain. This team's match was noticed by a senior official of the Jat Regiment Center, who was impressed with the Hoshiar Singh. After this, Hoshiar Singh entered the Jat regiment of the army in 1957 and after commissioning in 3 Grenadiers, he became an officer.

In 1965, Hoshiar Singh's important information was a special contribution in making the victory easier against Pakistan. Until the last two hours of the Indo-Pak war in 1971, when the ceasefire was announced and both the forces were making a vigorous effort to eliminate each other's soldiers, Hoshiar Singh also remained in the wounded state and continued keeping the enemy soldiers away from one another after another. He constantly encouraged their partners. Major Hoshiar Singh’s battalion was declared winner. Param Vir Chakra was provided to Major Singh for this.

Related Question:-

Q.1 When did Major Hoshiyar Singh die?
A. 5 May 1998
B. 6 December 1998
C. 30 November 1971
D. 14 April 1957
Ans: 6 December 1998
Q.2 Which Gallantory award is honored to Major Hoshiar Singh?
A. Ashok Chakra
B. Paramvir Chakra
C. Mahavir Chakra
D. Kirti Chakra
Ans: Paramvir Chakra

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