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Meet The First Sikh Of Pakistan Rangers

न्यूज़ वर्ल्ड इंडिया | 0
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| January 8 , 2016 , 16:15 IST
[caption id="attachment_167922" align="aligncenter" width="700"]sikh pak ranger Amarjeet Singh (center) is the first Sikh in Pakistan Rangers to participate in the Wagah Border ceremonies. (Photo courtesy: ANI)[/caption] Meet Amarjeet Singh, the first Sikh in Pakistan Rangers to participate in the Wagah Border ceremonial drill. Amarjeet, who recently completed his training at the Rangers Academy in Mandi Bahauddin is a resident of Nanakna Sahib, the birthplace of Guru Nanak. [caption id="attachment_167923" align="alignleft" width="206"]sikh pak ranger 1 Amarjeet Singh, shaking hands with his Indian counterpart along the Wagah Border. (Photo courtesy: ANI)[/caption] He was among 763 officials who passed out from the Rangers Academy.
Lt Gen Nadeem, the army's Corps Commander for Mangla, said Amarjeet's level of motivation was the same as that of other officers.
Nearly four years ago, Harcharan Singh, also a resident of Nankana Sahib, was selected as the first Sikh officer in the Pakistan Army.
In August, Gyan Chand became the first Hindu to join Pakistan's foreign service.
In 2005, Harcharan Singh, a resident of Nankana Sahib, Punjab was selected as the first Sikh officer in the Pakistan Army.
 

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