IIT Bombay alumnus and IPS officer, Mr. Somay Munde (B. Tech., Chemical Engineering, 2013) has been conferred with the prestigious Shaurya Chakra by the President of India. This esteemed recognition honours his exceptional bravery and unwavering commitment to combating Naxals in Gadchiroli. The award not only acknowledges Mr. Munde’s extraordinary valour but also pays tribute to the sacrifices and contributions of those who supported him throughout this challenging journey.
IIT Bombay congratulates Mr. Munde even as it is in awe of his extraordinary courage. The Institute extends its heartfelt salute to him for his selfless service to his country and unwavering dedication to protecting and safeguarding our nation.