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Jan 25, 2018
Slain IAF commando Jyoti Prakash Nirala posthumously awarded Ashok Chakra for role in Kashmir encounterJyoti Prakash Nirala, an Indian Air Force Garud commando who laid down his life while gunning down two terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir, was on Thursday posthumously conferred with the Ashok Chakra
Nov 18, 2017
Bandipora encounter: Third member of elite Garud commando force killed in Kashmir as operations against militancy intensifyThe killing of an Indian Air Force elite Special Force Unit Garud commando on Saturday in Bandipora district has exposed the vulnerability of the first batch of IAF commandos.
Oct 14, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Security forces increasingly rely on drones as protests, militancy go upJammu and Kashmir Police have proposed to procure many UAVs for aerial surveillance and are planning to purchase at least two drones shortly.
Feb 03, 2016
IAF issues shoot-at-sight orders to deter perpetrators from scaling walls of airbasesIAF has also asked the government to strictly impose the ban against construction within 100 metres of any air base and within 900 metres of its ammunition depot.
Feb 02, 2016
IAF learns from Pathankot terror attack, seeks to raise 10 more Garud squadronsElectric fences have already been set up at bases in northern areas and as per the plan earlier, Pathankot air base would have been the first in the western sector to get it, sources said.
Jan 02, 2016
Aerial surveillance detected militants entering Pathankot air base: defence ministryThe meeting was attended by Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, national security adviser Ajit Doval and the three service chiefs among others.