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Leetul Gogoi

Major Leetul Gogoi is punished, posted out of Kashmir

“If any officer of the Indian Army is found guilty of any offence, we will take strictest possible action,” Gen. Rawat had said.

06 May 2019 12:44 AM

‘Human shield’ Major shifted out of his unit

The officials said Major Gogoi was shifted out of his unit in Budgam and “attached” to Awantipora-based Victor Force headquarters.

19 Sep 2018 1:11 AM

‘Human shield Major’ to face court martial in hotel case

Commenting on the CoI verdict, Mr. Dar said, “I’m happy that justice has been finally done.

28 Aug 2018 4:42 AM

No case against Major Gogoi, police tells court

Major Gogoi had booked a room in Hotel Grand Mamta in tourist frequented Dal Lake area of Srinagar online.

01 Jun 2018 1:20 AM

Man used as human shield was not a stone-pelter: Police

The incident turned into a controversy after Major Gogoi was awarded.

26 Sep 2017 1:54 AM


Kashmir now handed over to Army, says Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

The government has, however, thrown its lot behind Gen. Rawat over his assertion “the dirty war in Jammu and Kashmir calls for innovation”.

30 May 2017 1:44 AM

‘Dirty war’ on in Kashmir, we have to ‘innovate’, says Army Chief

Maj. Gogoi was given the award for his sustained efforts in counter-insurgency operations.

29 May 2017 1:40 AM

Major Gogoi defends tying man to jeep, says took step to save locals

Major Leetul Gogoi was awarded by Army chief General Bipin Rawat during his recent visit to Jammu and Kashmir.

23 May 2017 7:14 PM

J&K: Army major who tied man to jeep, used him as human shield awarded

A video of this incident posted on social media immediately went viral and set off a controversy.

23 May 2017 3:22 AM