68th Republic Day: Ashok Chakra to Havildar Hangpan Dada for sacrificing his life for nation

Havildar Hangpan Dada, who killed four terrorists before laying down his life in Kupwara on May 26 last year, has been awarded Ashok Chakra, the highest peace time gallantry award. His wife Changsen received the award from the President Pranab Mukherjee during the 68th Republic Day Parade in New Delhi. Havildar Hangpan Dada of Assam Regiment killed four intruding terrorists at the height of 13,000 feet in the harsh and icy Himalayan range of North Kashmir.

So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Who has been awarded for Ashok Chakra on 68th Republic Day 2017?
Ans1. Havildar Hangpan Dada

Source-The Indian Express


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