Air Marshal(Retd) Edul Jahangir Dhatigara PVSM, Indian Airforce

Air Marshal(Retd) Edul Jahangir Dhatigara, PVSM, KC

On 27 March 1956, Wg Cdr Edul Jahangir Dhatigara successfully dropped water and ammunition to the encircled garrison during Naga Hills operations under very adverse weather conditions and automatic fire from the hostiles. By doing so, he had displayed initiative, courage and skill which was in the best traditions of the IAF.