Images: Meet the brave kids of India

 

22 children, including four girls, who will be conferred the National Bravery Awards for 2013. Naresh Sharma/Firstpost

 

The children will receive their Awards from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh prior to Republic Day 2013. Naresh Sharma/Firstpost

 

22 children, including four girls, who will be conferred the National Bravery Awards for 2013. Naresh Sharma/Firstpost

 

The awardees will receive a medal, certificate and cash. Naresh Sharma/Firstpost

 

A reception in honour of the children will also be held by President Pranab Mukherjee, and Defence Minister A. K. Antony. Naresh Sharma/Firstpost

 

Since the inception of the scheme in 1957, the Indian Council for Child Welfare has given awards to 846 brave children - 602 boys and 244 girls. Naresh Sharma/Firstpost


Published Date: Jan 19, 2013 05:45 pm | Updated Date: Jan 19, 2013 05:52 pm