Rajouri: Lt Gen Y K Joshi, Army Commander, Northern Command unveiled the ‘Nowshera’ gate today at Udhampur military station to honour the soldiers of Northern Command.
Army in an official statement said that Northern Command has been at the forefront of operations ever since its inception and has kept the flag of the Command, the Indian Army and nation flying high. “Army said that the Battle of Nowshera is yet another decisive and historic victory of Indian Armed Forces and it resulted in the successful defence of Nowshera and gained significance in the history of the operations in Jammu and Kashmir. In remembrance of the valiant soldiers who fought this battle and laid down their lives, the Army commander named one of the important gates of Udhampur Military Station as Nowshera and unveiled it,” the statement reads. “He paid rich tributes to the soldiers.”