Thursday, Oct 06, 2022

Infantry Day


Explained: The Kashmir action for which October 27 is marked as 'Infantry Day'

October 27, 2021 10:00 am

We explain why Infantry Day is celebrated and what was the landmark event which caused October 27 to be known as Infantry Day.

If voted to power, Congress will fulfil OROP commitments: Rahul Gandhi

October 27, 2018 4:27 pm

The amount of Rs 30,000 crore was more than enough to solve the OROP issue, he said after the 30-minute meeting. The Congress has alleged that the Anil Ambani-led company was favoured by the Modi government on the offset contract of the Rafale deal. The private firm has denied the allegations

Indian Army celebrates 65th Infantry Day

October 27, 2014 9:02 pm

Another significance of October 27 is that it was on this day in 1947 that India as an independent nation was first time engaged in operations against an aggressor.

Infantry Day celebrated in Pune

October 28, 2013 2:31 am

The Southern Command Headquarters here celebrated Infantry Day at Pune Cantonment on Sunday.

Defence diary: NCC cadets spend time with special kids,spread joy

November 01, 2011 5:34 am

NCC cadets of the 3 (Maharashtra) Air Squadron celebrated Diwali by distributing stationary articles to children.

Soldiers to celebrate Infantry Day today,salute queen of battle

October 27, 2011 3:45 am

It was in 1947 and month was October. The then princely State of Jammu and Kashmir was under attack by the tribal raiders supported by the troops of the newly formed Pakistani Army.

Around Town

October 28, 2010 2:55 am

To commemorate Infantry Day and pay respect to martyrs,a wreath laying ceremony was held at the Veer Smriti,Headquarters Western Command on Wednesday.