20 March 2019 Current Affairs:
Jammu and Kashmir's Irfan Ramzan Sheikh, who fought off three armed terrorists in 2017, when he was 14 years old, was awarded Shaurya Chakra by President Ram Nath Kovind.
Sheikh fought off the terrorists who wanted to kill his father and didn't let them enter his house.
The terrified terrorists left one of the terrorists' body and ran away.
About Shaurya Chakra:
♦ Shaurya Chakra is an Indian military decoration awarded for valour, courageous action or self-sacrifice while not engaged in direct action with the enemy.
♦ It comes after the Ashoka Chakra and the Kirti Chakra.
♦ Category: Peacetime gallantry award
♦ Established: 1952