Maj Rakesh is a teammate of Stand For India.He got commissioned as Second Lieutenant in Indian Army in 1996.Dedicating his prime youth in service of the Nation, he voluntarily served in Insurgency prone sectors all most his entire Army tenure of about ten years and actively planned and led various operations of varied team sizes at various levels.He was also actively involved in many social development projects in remote locations of valley during his Army tenure.
He actively participated in Operation (Op) Vijay in 1999.Besides earning “Shaurya Chakra” he is a recipient of following military medals:- Op Meghdoot(Siachen)- 1997, Op Vijay Star (1999), Op Vijay Medal (1999),OP Rakshak (2000), Op Prakaram (2001).
In mid 2005 Maj Rakesh decided to venture in to corporate field with an objective of learning and contributing in other segments beyond “Olive green”. In the year 2007 he attended a Executive Management program at IIMB. In Corporate working he has worked with some renowned brands. In 2013 Maj Rakesh was awarded with “Shikhar Samman” for Social Service by Shikhar Organization for Social Development, a prominent national level NGO active in Social Service. Further in 2016 He was awarded with ” Alwar Gaurav” ( By govt of Rajasthan) for his contribution on social development.
Keeping himself aligned with the famous quote “Ask not what your country can do for you- Ask what you can do for your Country”, Maj Rakesh is involved in many social projects and also operate a Nursery School for the underprivileged kids of the society in Delhi named Shaurya School and is a regular marathon runner
Vishal Sharma : Son of a proud martyr from Indian Army. Vishal is think tank behind Stand For India. Vishal carry a huge nationalist sentiment and relentlessly work in promoting patriotism and unity amongst masses. His support to various causes has enabled many youth in obtaining required platform to fulfil their dreams in various fields. Vishal is 24×7 working machine completely dedicated in his mission of promoting unity and harmony amongst all be it online or on ground