Pune, Kartik 03, 1944: Major Mustafa Bohara of 252 Army Aviation, in the highest traditions of the Indian Army made his supreme sacrifice while performing his duties on 21 Oct 2022 during an ALH crash in Arunachal Pradesh. He was an alumnus of the 128th NDA Course, November Squadron. A wreath laying ceremony was organized at the Hut of Remembrance at National Defence Academy on 25 Oct 2022 in his memory. Vice Admiral Ajay Kochhar, AVSM, NM, Commandant, NDA paid homage to the brave heart on behalf of the NDA fraternity.
Today as his name gets inscribed in golden letters with full military honour in the sacred Hut of Remembrance, his martyrdom will continue to inspire future generations of NDA Cadets. The NDA fraternity offers heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family in this hour of grief.