IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan to get Vir Chakra on Independence Day

Indian Air Force Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman will be conferred with Vir Chakra on Independence Day. Abhinanadan became a national hero and face of the military confrontation between India and Pakistan. The IAF foiled the Pakistani retaliation, and in the dogfight, Abhinandan downed an F-16 jet fighter, showing grit, determination and bravery