Paschimi Star

Paschimi Star was a medal awarded to members of the Indian armed forces for participation on the western borders of India during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971.[1]

Paschimi Star
Paschimi star medal
Paschimi Star
Awarded by Republic of India
TypeMilitary award
EligibilityAll Ranks
Awarded forRecognition of the services of Armed Forces personnel and civilians in Indo-Pakistani War of 1971
RibbonIND Paschimi Star Ribbon.svg
Established17 January 1973

Notable RecipientsEdit


  1. ^ Stories of Heroism: PVC & MVC Winners.
  2. ^ Services Chiefs of India.