Major R Parameshwaran, Param Vir Chakra (Posthumous) Of the 8th Battalion of The MAHAR Regiment



On 31 October, 1968 at 0430 hrs, his patrol was fired upon by hostiles in Mizoram. This Lion hearted officer assaulted the hostiles’ position and killed two and wounded six hostiles. Three hostiles surrendered. By his courageous deed of leading his men who were trapped in a difficult situation he set a fine example to his patrol and men.