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Remembering Marshal of the IAF Arjan Singh: ‘A man of integrity, a kind-hearted leader, an incomparable Air Warrior’

Remembering him as a leader with a humane approach, Air Chief Marshal Anil Yashwant Tipnis (Retd) who served as the Chief of Air Staff (COAS) from 1999 to 2001, said, “He was a man of great integrity and a leader who led by deeds and not mere words."

Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh outstanding soldier: Sonia, Rahul

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi tweeted: "A soldier & diplomat par excellence. Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh's demise is an irreparable loss. India has lost a true hero. Deepest condolences (sic)."

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Jalandhar village remembers ace soldier Arjan Singh for his benevolence

Dalits in Chuharwali, barely 15 km from Jalandhar city on the Jalandhar-Hoshiarpur Road, still remember the decorated warrior for his generosity

'His life was dedicated to Mother India': PM Modi pays rich tribute to Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh

A state funeral shall be accorded to Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh and the national flag will fly at half-mast on all government buildings on Monday in the memory and honour of the deceased Air Force Marshal.

Punjab Governor V P Singh Badnore condoles demise of Marshal Arjan Singh

A state funeral will be accorded to Arjan Singh and his last rites would be performed at Delhi on Monday.

Arjan Singh was an icon, flying chief, philanthropist: IAF chief B S Dhanoa

B S Dhanoa also recalled that when the first three women fighter pilots of the IAF met Arjan Singh, it gave him immense joy that the glass ceiling was broken.

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Marshal of Air Force Arjan Singh's last rites to be performed at Brar Square tomorrow

Marshal of Indian Air Force Arjan Singh, 98, passed away on Saturday at the Army's Research and Referral Hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest.

Only Marshal of IAF, hero of 1965, Arjan Singh shaped the force

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who visited Arjan Singh in hospital on Saturday, mourned his death. “We remember his outstanding service to the nation,” he said.

India will never forget the excellent leadership of Marshal of Indian Air Force Arjan Singh in 1965: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid rich tributes to Marshal Arjan Singh, "India mourns the unfortunate demise of Indian Air Force Marshal Arjan Singh. We remember his outstanding service to the nation," he wrote on Twitter.

Marshal of the Indian Air Force and 1965 war hero Arjan Singh dies at 98

Arjan Singh, who led the IAF during the India-Pakistan war in 1965, is considered an icon and a war hero. “India mourns the unfortunate demise of Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh," said PM Modi.

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Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh: India's war hero laid to rest with full state honours

Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh died on Saturday evening at the age of 98, after he was admitted to the Army’s Research and Referral Hospital in the capital following a cardiac arrest. The only Marshal of the Indian Air Force, Singh was regarded as a hero of the 1965 war.

IAF Marshal Arjan Singh passes away: See rare photos from Express archives

After retiring in 1970 as the Chief of Air Staff, Marshal Arjan Singh continued his service to the nation. He was awarded the Padma Vibhushan for his contributions in the 1965 Indo-Pak war, followed by the honorary Five Star rank of Marshal of the IAF in 2002.

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3 Mi-17 V5 Flying In Vic Formation Trooping IAF Colours At The Last Rites Of MIAF Arjan Singh

The mortal remains of Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh were taken to Brar Square in New Delhi in a gun carriage for his last rites ceremony on Monday. He was accorded a state funeral in the morning, along with a fly past by IAF jets over the capital.

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