The 11 Gorkha Rifles is a Gorkha regiment of the Indian Army comprising Gurkha soldiers of Nepalese origin that was re-raised after independence. The regiment consists of primarily the Rais, Limbus and Sherpas of Eastern Nepal - mainly from Taplejung, Panchthar, Sankhuwasabha and Dhankuta District and also the Indian Nepalese/Gorkhas and Bhutias from Darjeeling District, West Bengal and Sikkim.

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  • The 11 Gorkha Rifles is a Gorkha regiment of the Indian Army comprising Gurkha soldiers of Nepalese origin that was re-raised after independence. The regiment consists of primarily the Rais, Limbus and Sherpas of Eastern Nepal - mainly from Taplejung, Panchthar, Sankhuwasabha and Dhankuta District and also the Indian Nepalese/Gorkhas and Bhutias from Darjeeling District, West Bengal and Sikkim. Though it is considered to be the youngest of the Gorkha Regiments it has a lineage which is as old as the history of the 7th Gurkhas and 10th Gurkhas. (en)
  • The 11 Gorkha Rifles is a Gorkha regiment of the Indian Army comprising Gurkha soldiers of Nepalese origin that was re-raised after independence. The regiment consists of primarily the Rais, Limbus and sunuwar of Eastern Nepal – mainly from Taplejung, Panchthar, Sankhuwasabha and Dhankuta District and also the Indian Nepalese/Gorkhas and Bhutias from Darjeeling District, West Bengal and Sikkim. Though it is considered to be the youngest of the Gorkha Regiments it has a lineage which is as old as the history of the 7th Gurkhas and 10th Gurkhas. (en)
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  • 1948-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Shingo River, Bogra and Batalik
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  • Jai Maha kali, Ayo Gorkhali (Hail goddess Mahakali, The Gorkhas Are Here) (en)
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  • A pair of crossedKhukris with the Roman numeral XI in-between
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  • 6 Battalions
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  • Yatraham Vijayastatra (We are the Metaphor for Victory)
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  • Light Infantry
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  • 2017-09-22 09:34:29Z (xsd:date)
  • 2018-04-18 14:03:02Z (xsd:date)
  • 2019-05-31 01:27:40Z (xsd:date)
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  • 49 (xsd:integer)
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  • 2018-02-17 10:59:02Z (xsd:date)
  • 2018-09-15 05:13:46Z (xsd:date)
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  • Shingo River, Bogra and Batalik (en)
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  • Sinai and Palestine campaign (en)
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  • Cap badge of 11 Gorkha Rifles (en)
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  • Colonel of the Regiment (en)
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  • General Bipin Rawat (en)
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  • Jai Maha kali, Ayo Gorkhali (en)
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  • War Cry (en)
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  • India 1948 – present (en)
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  • 1948 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1 (xsd:integer)
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  • Regimental Centre (en)
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  • A pair of crossed Khukris with the Roman numeral XI in-between (en)
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  • Regimental Insignia (en)
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  • Yatraham Vijayastatra (en)
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  • Brig A Solankey, (en)
  • Brig A.L Chavan, (en)
  • Brig Abjeet Mamik, (en)
  • Brig MMS Dhanoa. (en)
  • Brig Shokin Chauhan, (en)
  • Brig. Ajay Chaudhari, (en)
  • General GG Bavoor, (en)
  • Lt Gen B J Gupta, (en)
  • Lt Gen P K Rampal, (en)
  • Lt General AK Kashyap, (en)
  • Lt General FT Dias, (en)
  • Lt General JBS Yadava, (en)
  • Lt General Sushil Kumar, (en)
  • Lt. General BK Bopanna, (en)
  • Lt. General L S Rawat, (en)
  • Lt. General R D Hira, (en)
  • Maj General KVS Lalotra, (en)
  • Maj. Gen Anil Chauhan, (en)
  • Maj.Gen Bipin Rawat, (en)
  • Maj.Gen Rakesh Sharma, (en)
  • Brig. K. N. Nair, Brig Abjeet Mamik, (en)
  • General Bipin Rawat, (en)
  • Maj. Gen AK Singh, (en)
  • Maj. Gen YVK Mohan, (en)
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  • 6 (xsd:integer)
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  • East Pakistan 1971 and J&K 1971 (en)
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  • Rifles (en)
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  • The 11 Gorkha Rifles is a Gorkha regiment of the Indian Army comprising Gurkha soldiers of Nepalese origin that was re-raised after independence. The regiment consists of primarily the Rais, Limbus and Sherpas of Eastern Nepal - mainly from Taplejung, Panchthar, Sankhuwasabha and Dhankuta District and also the Indian Nepalese/Gorkhas and Bhutias from Darjeeling District, West Bengal and Sikkim. (en)
  • The 11 Gorkha Rifles is a Gorkha regiment of the Indian Army comprising Gurkha soldiers of Nepalese origin that was re-raised after independence. The regiment consists of primarily the Rais, Limbus and sunuwar of Eastern Nepal – mainly from Taplejung, Panchthar, Sankhuwasabha and Dhankuta District and also the Indian Nepalese/Gorkhas and Bhutias from Darjeeling District, West Bengal and Sikkim. (en)
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  • 11th Gorkha Rifles (en)
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