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Lieutenant GeneralSagat Singh, PVSM (14 July 1918 – 26 September 2001) was a three-star General in the Indian Army notable for his participation in liberation of Goa and later in Bangladesh. [1]

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Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi

Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi (امیر عبداللہ خان نیازی; c. 1915 – 2 February 2004), was a former lieutenant-general in the Pakistan Army, served as the last governor and martial law administrator of East Pakistan and the last unified commander of the Eastern Military High Command of the Pakistan Armed Forces.

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Bangladesh (বাংলাদেশ,, lit. "The land of Bengal"), officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh (গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ), is a country in South Asia.

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Bangladesh Liberation War

The Bangladesh Liberation War (মুক্তিযুদ্ধ), also known as the Bangladesh War of Independence, or simply the Liberation War in Bangladesh, was a revolution and armed conflict sparked by the rise of the Bengali nationalist and self-determination movement in East Pakistan and the 1971 Bangladesh genocide.

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Brigadier is a military rank, the seniority of which depends on the country.

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Captain (armed forces)

The army rank of captain (from the French capitaine) is a commissioned officer rank historically corresponding to the command of a company of soldiers.

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Chief of the Army Staff (India)

The Chief of the Army Staff is the commander and usually the highest-ranking officer of the Indian Army.

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Churu district

Churu district (चुरू जिला) is a district of the Indian state of Rajasthan in western India.

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Dhaka (ঢাকা,;,; formerly known as Dacca) is the capital of Bangladesh.

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Goa is a state located in the western region of India, it is bounded by the state of Maharashtra to the north, and by Karnataka to the east and south, while the Arabian Sea forms its western coast.

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Government of India

The Government of India (GoI), officially known as the Union Government and also known as the Central Government, was established by the Constitution of India, and is the governing authority of the union of 29 states and seven union territories, collectively called the Republic of India.

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Indian annexation of Goa

The 1961 Indian annexation of Goa (also referred to as the Invasion of Goa, the Liberation of Goa by Indian forces, and the Fall of Portuguese India), was an action by the Indian Armed Forces that ended the rule of Portugal in its exclaves in India in 1961.

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Indian Army

The Indian Army (IA, Hindi: भारतीय थलसेना, Bhāratīya Thalsēnā) is the land-based branch and the largest component of the Indian Armed Forces.

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IV Corps (India)

The IV Corps is a military field formation of the Indian Army, created in 1961.

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Lieutenant general

Lieutenant general, lieutenant-general and similar (abbrev Lt Gen, LTG and similar) is a military rank (NATO code OF-8) used in many countries.

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Major general

Major-general (or major general) is a military rank used in many countries.

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Meghna Heli Bridge

Meghna Heli Bridge was an aerial operation of Indian and Bangladeshi allied forces during the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971.

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Meghna River

The Meghna River (মেঘনা নদী) is one of the most important rivers in Bangladesh, one of the three that forms the Ganges Delta, the largest on earth fanning out to the Bay of Bengal.

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Mizoram is one of the states of Northeast India, with Aizawl as its capital.

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New Delhi

New Delhi is a district in Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of the executive, legislative, and judiciary branches of the Government of India.

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Padma Bhushan

The Padma Bhushan is the third highest civilian award in the Republic of India, after the Bharat Ratna and the Padma Vibhushan, but comes before the Padma Shri.

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Panaji (Panaje, pronounced,, usually known as Panjim in English) is the capital of the Indian state of Goa and the headquarters of North Goa district.

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Param Vishisht Seva Medal

Param Vishisht Seva Medal (PVSM) is a military award of India.

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Poonch (ˈpu:nʧ) (also referred to as Punch) is a town and a municipal council in Poonch District in the Indian administered state of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Pratap Chandra Lal

Air Chief Marshal Pratap Chandra Lal (December 1916 – August 1982) was the Chief of Air Staff (India) of the Indian Air Force during the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971.

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Rajasthan (literally, "Land of Kings") is India's largest state by area (or 10.4% of India's total area).

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Sartaj Singh (general)

Lieutenant General Sartaj Singh (died 23 April 1998) was a general officer of the Indian Army.

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Tapishwar Narain Raina

General Tapishwar Narain Raina (1921 – 19 May 1980) was the Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army during 1975–78.

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Three-star rank

An officer of three-star rank is a very senior commander in many of the armed services holding a rank described by the NATO code of OF-8.

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3 Gorkha Rifles

The 3 Gorkha Rifles is an Indian Army infantry regiment comprising Gurkha soldiers of Nepalese origin.

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50th Parachute Brigade (India)

The 50th Parachute Brigade is a brigade formation of the Indian Army, first formed in 1941.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sagat_Singh

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