Real Story: Col. Santosh Mahadik laid his life fighting terrorists, his wife did something strong and more!

Swati Mahadik, wife of late Col. Santosh Mahadik, the brave commando from 21 Para special Forces, who laid down his life while fighting terrorists in Kupwara, is all set to join the Indian Army as an officer. She had pledged at her husband’s funeral that she would join the Indian Army to carry forward her husband’s legacy. The only thing that stood between her and the olive uniform, was her age. She is 32. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar granted her a special age exemption on the recommendation of the ChiefRead More