Regimental Centre Ramgarh, capital of the Sikh regiments


among the Sikh regiments, the oldest regiments of the Indian Army. Records show that they are the first erected after August 1, 1846 end of the first Anglo-Sikh War. Although still in the Punjab it is not yet attached, but the British fighter impressed by the quality of the Sikh soldiers are integrated into the army and was classified as a martial race. Sikhs also universally recognized by all and sundry as a fighting and fighting tournament.

The Sikhs thus began an association with the British which lasted nearly a hundred years, and this is the result of more than 83,000 Sikhs wearing turbans and gave their lives fighting for the empire between the two world wars. The British believed in the concept of a cohesive fighting force of a community and religion. It felt that it could be forming unit is an effective combat unit. followed by established training centers exclusively for a specific class, race and religion. The British thus created an exclusive training center of the Sikh Regiment Sikh soldiers.

was the original center of the Sikh Regiment Meerut but was shifted to Ram Nagar, about 30 miles from Ranchi, the state capital of Chhattisgarh. This center trains Sikh soldiers in the battalion 19 of the Indian Army. The soldiers of the Sikh recruits races and castes only remedy at this pace in the center ..

The Sikh Regiment is in the middle of a checkered history, but it was an aberration in an attack on the Golden Temple, Operation Blue Star in 1984.At in time for the psyche of the Sikh soldiers rebelled and they are seriously disturbed and the commander of the Sikh Regimental Centre Brigadier Puri shot. It is a sad occasion. But this is a thing of the past and the Sikhs once thriving Indian Army.

January 12, 2011, 245 recruits in front of the Sikh Regimental Centre of the holy Guru Granth Sahib oath and the national flag. The parade procession held at the square named below General Harbaksh Singh Sikh famous 1965 War Commander Pakistan. The Sikh Regiment Centre is closely related to Sikh history and famous battles Saragrahi September 12 is celebrated as the day to raise. The control panel displays weapons and relics of Sikh warrior. The sword Hari Singh Nalwa also appears in the center. left behind by the British and Sikh Regiment Centre is an important memories once you visit the training center and a memorial to British militant Sikhs.


Source by Madan G Singh

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