Northern Command

  • Army's Northern Command celebrates 43rd Raising Day June 18, 2014

    Jammu: Indian Army's Northern Command, the operational command of Jammu and Kashmir which is popularly known as 'Dhruva Command', on Wednesday celebrated its 43rd Raising Day. At a ceremony at Dhruva War Memorial, Commander of Northern Command Lt Gen DS Hooda paid homage by laying a wreath as mark of...
  • RDay: Northern Command gets most gallantry awards January 26, 2012

    Jammu: The Army's Northern Command will get the highest number of gallantry awards, including one Ashok Chakra and three Kriti Chakras, on the occasion of the Republic day this year. The awards announced on occasion of the Republic Day 2012 once again saw the highest number of gallantry awards being conferred...
  • National wipes: What's making news today January 12, 2008

    The Jharkhand government wants Indian wicket keeper Mahinder Singh Dhoni as the state's brand ambassador; The Defense Ministry is yet to take a decision on the fate of Northern Command Chief Lt Gen H S Panag, who according to reports is being shunted out from the crucial command; The Goa...
  • Army awards death to killer jawan June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The Army has given the death sentence to a soldier for 'fragging' after he killed his superior. Sepoy Satyam Kumar was sentenced to death by a summary General Court Martial for killing his superior Havildar Padmarajan in 2006. Satyam Kumar is a sepoy in the Northern Command Signals...