Param Vir Chakra ( PVC)
is the highest gallantry award for officers and other enlisted personnel of all military branches of India for the highest degree of valour in the face of the enemy .
Introduced on 26 January 1950, this award may be given posthumously. It is awarded for the most conspicuous bravery or some daring on pre-eminent act of valour or self sacrifice,
in the face of the enemy ,
whether on land , at sea, or in the air. Each title of the Veergaatha Series of illustrated books for children of the age group 9 -12 , seeks to introduce to them the great acts of bravery of a PVC awardee to instil a sense of inspiration and patriotism.
**Contents and Sample Pages**
Item Code: NAU014 Author: Gaurav C. Sawant, Nipen Bhuyan and Samudra Kajal Saikia Cover: PAPERBACK Edition: 2016 Publisher: National Book Trust, India ISBN: 9788123778648 Language: English Size: 9.50 X 7.50 inch Pages: 32 (Throughout Color Illustrations) Other Details: Weight of the Book: 0.12 Kg