New Delhi: The Union Minister of Human Resource Development Smriti Irani launched 'Veer Gaatha', a series of books on Param Veer Chakra awardees in New Delhi.
Here is the video of Veer Gaatha narrating 21 inspiring stories of 21 Param Vir Chakra awardees!
Veer Gaatha - 21 inspiring stories of 21 Param Vir Chakra awardees! https://t.co/ByGhY8rNeo
— Ministry of HRD (@HRDMinistry) January 26, 2016
The Param Vir Chakra (PVC) is India's highest military decoration awarded for the highest degree of valour or self-sacrifice in the presence of the enemy.
The medal has been awarded 21 times, 14 of which were posthumous awards.
(Video courtesy: Twitter/HRDMinistry)