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Major Leetul Gogoi

‘Human shield’ Major may face reduction in seniority

Court martial proceedings for ‘fraternising’ with a local woman.

01 Apr 2019 1:40 AM

Moral turpitude, corruption to be dealt with sternly: Army chief on Major Gogoi

In August Army Court of Inquiry indicted Major Gogoi for 'fraternising' with a local woman at a hotel and being away from place of duty.

04 Sep 2018 5:36 PM

Srinagar court orders probe into Major Gogoi’s conduct

The Army officer and the girl were being accompanied by a local man Sameer Ahmed Malla who later turned out to be soldier.

02 Sep 2018 1:08 AM

Army orders court of inquiry into Major Gogoi hotel row

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat had assured that exemplary punishment will be awarded to Maj. Gogoi “if found guilty of any offence”.

26 May 2018 5:03 AM

‘Human shield’ Army major held for hotel scuffle

Confirming the incident, Inspector General of Police (Kashmir range) SP Pani said that a probe has been launched into the incident.

24 May 2018 2:09 AM


Human shield act circumstances-based: Bipin Rawat

He also said the forces are required to be alert in view of the myriad security challenges and in a few states.

17 Jun 2017 9:18 PM

J&K human shield victim files complaint at SHRC after Army awarded Gogoi

A major controversy surfaced earlier this week when Major Gogoi of 53 Rashtriya Rifles was awarded ‘Commendation Card’.

25 May 2017 8:14 PM

Kashmiri man tied to jeep as human shield files complaint against Major Gogoi

The decision was hailed by many, while some political parties condemned the Indian Army's decision of commending Major Gogoi.

25 May 2017 3:54 PM

J&K former CM calls Army's court of inquiry on human shield case a 'farce'

Abdullah suggested that the goverment was adopting double standards on issues of human rights violations.

24 May 2017 1:00 PM

Would have done the same: Amarinder backs jawan who tied stone-pelter to jeep

Singh, who served in the Army in the mid 1960s, said Major Leetul Gogoi exemplified a high level of presence of mind and daring.

24 May 2017 9:41 AM