Colonel Narendra ‘Bull’ Kumar

Colonel Narendra ‘Bull’ Kumar (Retired) is famous for leading an expedition of the Indian Army to the Siachen Glacier in April 1984. This expedition helped in the success of Operation Meghdoot. He recently passed away due to age-related illness. He was the first Indian to climb Mount Nanda Devi. He also climbed Mount Everest and Mount Blac (highest peak in the Alps). He received the Kirti Chakra, Padma Shri, Arjun Award and McGregor medal.