Field Marshal Cariappa

Bofors Gun at Sunny Side

Host of Indian Army weapons to be displayed at  Gen. K.S. Thimayya Memorial Museum in Madikeri First it was an Army Tank that arrived at ‘Sunny Side’, Gen. Kodandera Subayya Thimayya’s house in Madikeri that is being converted into a museum. Next is the turn of weapons used by the soldiers of Indian Army to…

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120th Birth Anniversary of Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa

A great son of Kodagu(Coorg), tweets President in four languages including Kodava Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa being handed the Field Marshal’s baton by former President Giani Zail Singh. Only a Field Marshal/ Five Star General carries a baton and salutes with his baton. These photos were posted by President Ram Nath Kovind along with his tweets in…

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The statue needs lighting and fencing, not police protection: Air Marshal Cariappa

Field Marshal’s son Air Marshal(Retd) K.C. Cariappa opined that the statue of Field Marshal Cariappa requires more lighting around the area and the place needs to be fenced off, instead of deploying police staff to protect it. Speaking to Indian Express he said that though the Field Marshal’s statue is found in other parts of…

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Field Marshal Cariappa’s Statue defiled, Protests in Coorg

Miscreants defiled the statue of  Late Field Marshal Cariappa at Madikeri yesterday by hanging a shoe on the left hand. Police is suspecting it to be  a work of a mentally deranged person or a drunkard. Angry residents have complained the police and they are searching for the miscreant. A bundh has been called today to protest the…

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