Soldier Eknath Mane

Soldier Eknath Mane

A fearless Soldier Eknath Mane bravely encountered the enemies upfront and was shot with 6 bullets by a Naga-extremist in an ambush. We salute the courage and supreme sacrifice of Eknath Mane in defense of the motherland.

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Commander Rajguru

Fire Officer Nitin Ivalekar – He climbed, while the others ran away

Fire Officer Pradip Zagade

Major Atul Garje – He died to save hundreds of lives

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