The Indian army Brigadier Kuldip Singh Chandpuri passed away in 2018. His exploits in the Battle of Longewala (Operation Cactus-Lilly) in 1971 got him the Maha Vir Chakra, the second highest military decoration of India. His role was essayed by Sunny Deol in the 1997 war movie Border.
Matter-of-fact of the week #87:
In this new series, we bring to you a collaboration with Qwizzeria, a Swiss-based knowledge consulting company that uses quizzes, information, and gamification for team building, learning and to provide knowledge transfer solutions. Look forward to monthly quizzes and enrich your knowledge of little-known facts about India and Switzerland through our new weekly column. Happy learning!