Major Rakesh Sharma,Shaurya Chakra (Retd)
Army Tenure- Maj Rakesh Sharma hails from a small village in Himachal Pradesh. Got enrolled in Indian Army in 1995. Passion for Uniform and will to contribute something for the Nation saw Major Rakesh voluntarily serving almost Nine years out of his total Ten years of Army service in strife torn region in Northern Sector. Dedicating his prime youth for the Nation Maj Rakesh actively participated in Operation Vijay in 1999 and subsequently planned,led and executed various anti insurgency operations in many parts of the Country . With his un-daunting will, high dedication and Team spirit Maj Rakesh successfully ensured elimination of many Hard core Insurgents with out any fatal injuries to any of his team member on any occasion. For his Leadership ,gallant acts and operational excellence Maj Rakesh Sharma earned “Shaurya Chakra” .
Major Rakesh Sharma was Awarded by The Prestigious Military Gallantry Award “Shaurya Chakra” from The President Shri APJ Abdul Kalam
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Besides this he was also awarded with “Operation Vijay Star” and similar other accolades. Besides being a highly dedicated Solider, Major Rakesh actively executed multiple social projects through operation , “SADBHAVNA” during Army tenure
After Army Tenure– In order to contribute for larger part of the society, Major Rakesh took voluntary release from Indian Army and completed his PG programm from IIM Bangalore. Championing the cause of child education he operates a school for the children of under privileged and is active in various Ex-servicemen forums working for the betterment of the Ex- Servicemen and their families. He is working in the area’s of child education, water preservation and cleanliness drives. For his social contribution he has earned, ” Shikhar Samman” and ” Alwar Gaurav Award” from two different reputed Organizations. Major Rakesh is a fitness freak and a regular marathon runner.
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