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Corporal Dip Prasad Pun who defeated more than 30 Taliban fighters, alone was awarded the bravery medal by the Queen.

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During an Investiture Ceremony Buckingham Palace, the Queen honored the 31-year-old Gurkha soldier with the medal.

The Britain’s second highest medal for bravery was announced in March for the bravery Dip Prasad showed during a September 17, 2010 militants on a checkpoint near Babaji, in Afghanistan’s Helmand province. At that time, Pun had fired more than 400 rounds of bullets, detonated a mine, and launched 17 g
renades in about fifteen minutes of intense fight.

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Congratulation Dip Prasad Pun!

Gurkha Bravery:

  3 Responses to “Gurkha – The Queen awarded bravery medal to Dipprasad Pun”

  1. One of my friend has an status :”I’m proud 2 be gurkhas” n i m curious 2 learn about what is their all about gurkhas.Once my finger touch on 1st page then another n so on,it made interesting on n on.
    At d end i drop on d site of Corporal Dip Prasad Pun and Rita Rana abt their honourship work.The one who know only about simple terms ,i got 2 learn a lot.
    Thank XNepal n congratulation to Corporeal …and Rana.And yes proud 2 say GURKHAS! ^^

  2. Wow,what a soldier….RESPECT

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