Monday, July 10, 2017
Mr & Mrs Chetan Cheetah participated in "Sandesh 2 Soldiers"
On 9th July 2017, From 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. FM Rainbow and Akashvani nerwork broadcast Akashvani weekly programme "Sandesh 2 Soldiers". In this episode invited guest was Mr & Mrs Chetan Cheetah, Commandment, CRPF. Cheetah was wounded during a joint operation in the Hajin area of Bandipora district in North Kashmir on February 14. The 45-year-old, who commands the 45th Battalion of the force in the Kashmir valley, suffered injuries to his head, upper limbs, waist, and pelvic region, hands, right eye and suffered a “maxillofacial” injury. An amazing courage and determination was shown by a CRPF Commandment Cheetah when he got an information of Lashkar-E-Taiba Suspect in the Parray Mohalla Hajin area of Bandipora District. He got the information from Jammu and Kashmir Police. To tackle the terrorists, a joint operation by Jammu and Kashmir Police, CRPF 45th Battalion and Army was carried out.
When the army was blocking every way to the place, the terrorists started firing on the army and in return the CRPF and the army fired bullets. Cheetah killed top Lashkar-e-Taiba(LeT) commander Abu Musaib. He also fired 16 rounds of bullet despite he was hit by 9 bullets including one on the head, left arm, stomach. He was airlifted AIIMS Delhi from the army base hospital at Srinagar. It is a miracle that fighting for a month that our soldier is fit and fine. He was hit by 9 bullets and he survived on his mental strength and the hope of his family and the countrymen. For a month, Brave Cheetah remained in coma but he fought along. His wife was always there on his side and finally went back home after one and half months.
Prasar Bharati Parivar salute such a brave Commandent.