Assam celebrates Lachit Day on 24 November
Lachit Diwas (Lachit Diwas) Celebrated annually in Indian state Assam Feather November 24, To mark the birth anniversary of the great Ahom army general Lachit Borphukan. Lachit Borphukan was born in 24 November 1622 in Charaideo and is known for its military intelligence Battle of Saraighat.
Every year since 1999, Lachit Borphukan Gold Medal Awarded to the best cadet passing out from National Defense Academy. The ‘Mahabir Lachit Award’ is given to notable individuals by the Tai Ahom Youth Council in Assam. The award carries a cash prize of Rs 50000 and a sword.
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Between whom was the battle of Saraighat fought? Mughal army led by Ram Singh And this Ahom army led by Lachit Borphukan in the year 1671 on the banks of Brahmaputra River. Chao Lachit was a borphukan (army general) of the Ahom army. Ram Singh, the eldest son of Amer ruler Mirza Raja Jai Singh, was appointed by the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb to attack the Ahom kingdom. The Mughal army was larger and more powerful than the Ahom army, but Lachit with his powerful use of terrain, leadership skills and guerrilla warfare saved Saraighat from the Mughal invasion in present-day Guwahati. He died a natural death at Jorhat in April 1672, and his remains are present at the Lachit Maidan near Jorhat.
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