Abhinandan to Be Conferred Vir Chakra on Independence Day

Indian Air Force's (IAF) Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman will be conferred the Vir Chakra on Independence Day, reported news agency ANI on Wednesday, 14 August.

Squadron Leader Minty Agarwal will be awarded the Yudh Seva Medal for her role as a fighter controller during the 27 February aerial conflict between India and Pakistan post IAF airstrikes in Balakot.

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