Note: both the British and the Indian Army Continue to Recruit Gurkha tribesmen from the mountains of Nepal under treaty with that country.
11 May 2014
by Ashwani Kumar
A 23-year-old courageous soldier of the Gurkha regiment killed a Pakistani trained infiltrator during a hand-to-hand combat along the Line of Control in Poonch in the wee hours of Saturday.
Defence PRO in Jammu said, “A 23-year-old soldier from the elite Gurkha Regiment of the Indian Army, Rifleman Prem Bahadur Roka Magar scripted an astonishing saga of raw courage and fearlessness, resulting in the elimination of two hardcore Pakistan trained terrorists in the Poonch sector”.
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My recent post on the Gurkhas of the British Army