Jodhpur: Golden Jubilee of 10 Para Special Forces battalion was celebrated at Military Station, Jodhpur on Thursday.
On the occasion, commander officer of the special force, Colonel Virendra Singh Salaria (Shaurya Chakra), congratulated the soldiers and paid homage to the martyrs at the war memorial.
Popularly known as 'Desert Scorpions’, the special force was formed in June 1967. It is one of the toughest and most skilled forces of Indian Army that is trained specially for desert warfare. The force conducted one of the most successful commando operations in the world in the year 1971 that became known as ‘The Chachro Raid.’