From UPSC perspective, the following things are important:
Prelims level: Parakram Parv
Mains level: The relevance of surgical strikes in present security scenario.
- Indian Army conducted surgical strikes in 2016 which had strategic ramifications and were aimed to dissuade inimical adversary from adopting the path of violence and to ensure an environment of peace for the Nation.
- To showcase the courage, valour and sacrifice of Armed Forces, ‘Parakram Parv’ is being observed from 28-30 September 2018.
- The main event is planned in India Gate Lawns, Rajpath, New Delhi and similarly at 53 locations in 51 cities across the Nation.
- It shall be showcasing the events highlighting valour of Indian Armed Forces in general and Special Forces in particular.