- Operation Ashwamedh
Operation Ashwamedh was an operation conducted between April 24 and April 25, 1993 when NSG Commandos stormed a hijacked Indian Airlines Boeing 737 with 141 passengers on board at Amritsar airport. The hijacker, Mohammed Yousuf Shah, was killed before he could react and harm any of the hostages.
Incidents resulting in at least 50 deaths shown in italics. Deadliest incident shown in bold smallcaps. Military of India Portal · Category (Army · Navy · Air Force · Coast Guard) Branches Wars and
conflictsIndo-Pakistani wars of 1947 / 1965 / 1971 · Operation Polo · Operation Vijay · Sino-Indian War · Chola incident · Siachen conflict · Blue Star · Woodrose · 1987 Sino-Indian skirmish · Indian intervention in the Sri Lankan Civil War · Operation Cactus · Kargil War · Kashmir insurgency · 2001 Indian–Bangladeshi border conflict · Operation Parakram · Piracy in Somalia
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