Esprit de Corps: The Bihar Regiment




Established: 1941

Motto: Karam Hi Dharam (Work is Worship)

War Cries:
  • Jai Bajrang Bali (Victory to Lord Hanuman)
  • Birsa Munda Ki Jai (Victory to Birsa Munda)
Regimental Centre: Danapur Cantt., Patna, Bihar (2nd oldest Cantt. In India)

Type: Line Infantry

Decorations:
  • 1 MVC (Maha Vir Chakra)
  • 7 VrC (Vir Chakra)
  • 3 AC (Ashoka Chakra)
Battle Honours (Post Independence):
  • Haka
  • Gangaw
  • Batalik
  • Kargil
  • East Pakistan
Notable Alumni:
Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, AC


Major Mariappan Saravanan, VrC


Captain Gurjinder Singh Suri, MVC
Insignia: The Ashoka Emblem.

Regimental Colours: Olive Green, Gold and Red.

INS Vikramaditya is an aircraft carrier of the Indian Navy which is also affiliated to the regiment.

                             


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