Earlier, questioning the Padma Shri awarded to Adnan Sami, Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill on Sunday posed three questions to the Modi government. Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill on Sunday took to Twitter to ask the Modi government, "Why Indian Soldier like Mohd Sannaullah is declared foreigner via NRC & Son of Pakistan Air Force Pilot is given Padma Shri". Many also questioned the Pakistani-born singer’s contributions to India in the last five years. His paternal great-grandfather, General Ahmed Jan, was from Afghanistan and a military advisor to king Abdur Rahman Khan. Recently, Adnan Sami was questioned about his nationality yet again after he celebrated Indian Independence day. He led formations in the battle area with exemplary determination and brought back excellent results.". What else do you expect from them? The mudslinging has raised curiosity on what exactly Arshad Sami Khan did during the 1965 war. In 2008, he released a book, Three Presidents and an Aide: Life, Power and Politics, on his experience in the Pakistan Air Force and time as a presidential aide. Pakistan also claimed that its F-86 fighters had destroyed “seven MiG-21s, five Mysteres and one Fairchild C-119 (a transport aircraft)” on the ground during the conflict. Whether you live in India or overseas, you can do it here. The outrage has more to do with the actions of Arshad Sami Khan, Adnan Sami's father, who was a pilot in the Pakistan Air Force, in the 1965 war, six years before Adnan was born. LIVE: Dr. @sambitswaraj is addressing a press conference at BJP headquarters in New Delhi. The website also says Khan has been “credited with one aircraft, 15 tanks and 22 vehicles destroyed and 8 tanks and 19 vehicles damaged and two heavy guns destroyed during the war”.

Sustaining journalism of this quality needs smart and thinking people like you to pay for it. He mentioned how Sami, who was a Pakistani national then, sang for India at the ICC World Cup in 2003. Describing his professional attributes, the PAF museum notes, "His enthusiasm and aggressive spirit was of the highest order and was responsible to ignite the spirit of competition amongst other pilots in its most effective form. These are the same people who champion the cause of liberty and choice, but now not hesitating to attack Adnan Sami for the duties done by his father as a soldier.

Also read: US-based scholar who gave Modi leadership award is one of 16 Padma Bhushan awardees, Subscribe to our channels on YouTube & Telegram, Why news media is in crisis & How you can fix it. ': Adnan Sami makes short work of netizen questioning his Padma Shri. 3. He started his career as a Pakistan Air Force fighter pilot and later served 3 Presidents of Pakistan as their aide-de-camp(ADC) and later went on to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs where he served three Presidents and four Prime Ministers as chief of protocol. https://t.co/mO536wEwhu, Patra also hit out at the Congress’ “hypocrisy” in the matter and said, “When publication houses in Pakistan refused to publish Arshad Sami Khan’s book, it was launched in India in 2008 by I.K.

Arshad Sami Khan was awarded Sitara-i-Juraat, Pakistan's 3rd-highest gallantry award. The INC consists of low-life losers. — Adnan Sami (@AdnanSamiLive) August 15, 2019 The 48-year-old singer-composer, who was born in Britain and was earlier a Canadian citizen, is of Pakistani decent. In the book, Arshad Sami Khan claims he had flown the most number of combat hours in the entire Pakistan Air Force, "61 hours and 15 minutes", in the 1965 war. Is contribution “Yogdan” to society or BJP Govt “Gungan” praise new criteria? ?

India had lost a total 35 aircraft on the ground during preemptive strikes — one on Pathankot on 6 September 1965 and then on Kalaikunda, a day later. He was later appointed as a diplomatic ambassador of P…

He asked why was the son of Pakistani Air Force Pilot awarded Padma Shri, while an Indian soldier Mohd Sannaullah was declared a foreigner under the Assam NRC.

2. Several critics of the Modi government's decision pointed out that a son of a Pakistan Air Force pilot who fought against India had been given a state award.
https://t.co/ijILjWrzMp, — Jaiveer Shergill (@JaiveerShergill) January 27, 2020.

Soon after it was announced that Sami has been conferred with the Padma Shri, Congress leader Jaiveer Shergill called it a “magic of government chamchagiri (sycophancy)”.

The Opposition has raised questions regarding Sami's Padma Shri honour by pointing out that his father was a Pakistan Air Force pilot. Arshad Sami Khan died in 2009 of cancer at the age of 67.

"He has been credited with one aircraft,15 tanks and 22 vehicles destroyed and 8 tanks and 19 vehicles damaged and 2 heavy guns destroyed," the entry notes.

The PAF had carried out preemptive attacks on the Indian airfields of Pathankot, Adampur and Halwara on 6 September 1965.

He also alleged that the Congress government had earlier “supported Sami and his father”. You have entered an incorrect email address! Once again, 5 contributions to India batao Uncle Ji, still waiting!! Arshad Sami Khan later served as an aide to three Pakistani presidents and even became a diplomat. The Indian Air Force, however, claims only two MiG-21s were destroyed in the raid on Pathankot.

Critics have slammed the Narendra Modi government for awarding the son of a PAF veteran who fought against India.

Read | Raj Thackeray's MNS opposes Padma Shri to Pak-born Adnan Sami. Gujaral and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.”.

The social media user asked: whr ur father was born & died? The best of journalism is shrinking, yielding to crude prime-time spectacle.

Shergill also asked whether praising the government was a criterion to win an award, referring to Adnan Sami's support for various government policies. But unlike past controversies that erupt when the government gives an award, the opposition to Adnan Sami getting the award seems to have little to do with the singer himself. The singer went on to say that his father had been an honorable man for his services towards his country and had been completely on board with the singer's decision to become an Indian. “His enthusiasm and aggressive spirit was of the highest order and was responsible to ignite the spirit of competition amongst other pilots in its most effective form. ThePrint has the finest young reporters, columnists and editors working for it. Now follow your favourite television celebs and telly updates. Role Adnan Sami’s father played for Pakistan in 1965 that has landed... After Padma Vibhushan, Mary Kom eyes Bharat Ratna by aiming for gold at Tokyo Olympics, US-based scholar who gave Modi leadership award is one of 16 Padma Bhushan awardees, Govt steps up vigil along border after Nepal confirms one case of coronavirus, Days before Budget, minister Anurag Thakur chants ‘desh ke gaddaron ko, goli maaro saalon ko’, The truth of Galwan must come out, unlike the 1965 battle with Pakistan in Khemkaran, Youth becomes first Hindu to join Pakistan Air Force, ACM Idris Hassan Latif — WWII veteran who chose India over Pakistan and went on to head IAF, Self regulation code by Netflix, Disney+Hotstar & Amazon Prime runs into troubles with govt, Bal Thackeray’s father and Ambedkar used Navratri festivities to counter Brahmin Ganesh utsav, Republic TV editors booked for report on ‘rebellion’ against Mumbai Police commissioner. Read | 'Don't mess with India's soul': Fresh off Padma-Shri honour, Adnan Sami warns Tukde gang. According to an article in 2000 in Defence Journal, a website covering the Pakistani military, Arshad Sami Khan was part of a Pakistan Air Force strike formation that attacked the Indian Air Force base at Pathankot on September 6, 1965. And finally, the entry describes Arshad Sami Khan's purported achievements in the 1965 War. He led formations in the battle area with exemplary determination and brought back excellent results,” it reads.

Adnan's father served as a Pakistan Air Force pilot, before becoming a senior bureaucrat and serving as Pakistan's ambassador to 14 countries. While the Indian Air Force lost about 10 aircraft on the ground during the attack in Pathankot, those at Adampur and Halwara by the PAF were considered failures. Adnan Sami was born in 1971 in Lahore. 3 Q’s to BJP Govt on #PadmaShri for #adnansami : He also revealed that his father was out of the service before his birth and that he had never seen him in a uniform, let alone known anything about his life in the Air Force.

“Sami may have grown up in London but his mother Naureen Khan was from a Jammu family,” he said at a press conference. The website notes: “He never looked tired or apprehensive in the face of heavy odds but kept on inflicting maximum damage to the enemy as his only objective. Republic & Arnab send Param Bir Singh defamation notice seeking ₹200 cr damages; Read here, Nawaz Sharif lashes out at Pak Generals Bajwa & Faiz; Maryam raises Baloch disappearances, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat says 'rise above China strategically & economically' to counter it, Adnan Sami opens up about his father Arshad Sami Khan & politics over Padma Shri honours, MUST-WATCH: Adnan Sami has a musical reply to critics over his Padma Shri honour, 'Don't mess with India's soul': Fresh off Padma-Shri honour, Adnan Sami warns Tukde gang, Raj Thackeray's MNS opposes Padma Shri to Pak-born Adnan Sami, 'I make good Biryani! There have been brutal layoffs and pay-cuts. He faulted the Pakistan Air Force for using the F-86 fighters again in the 1971 war to attack Indian Air Force bases, noting that they had poor bomb load. Adnan Sami Opens Up About His Father Arshad Sami Khan & Politics Over Padma Shri Honours Adnan Sami was one of the 118 people whose names were announced on Saturday for the Padma Shri awards in a list that showed his home state as Maharashtra. ': Adnan Sami makes short work of netizen questioning his Padma Shri.
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Earlier, questioning the Padma Shri awarded to Adnan Sami, Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill on Sunday posed three questions to the Modi government. Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill on Sunday took to Twitter to ask the Modi government, "Why Indian Soldier like Mohd Sannaullah is declared foreigner via NRC & Son of Pakistan Air Force Pilot is given Padma Shri". Many also questioned the Pakistani-born singer’s contributions to India in the last five years. His paternal great-grandfather, General Ahmed Jan, was from Afghanistan and a military advisor to king Abdur Rahman Khan. Recently, Adnan Sami was questioned about his nationality yet again after he celebrated Indian Independence day. He led formations in the battle area with exemplary determination and brought back excellent results.". What else do you expect from them? The mudslinging has raised curiosity on what exactly Arshad Sami Khan did during the 1965 war. In 2008, he released a book, Three Presidents and an Aide: Life, Power and Politics, on his experience in the Pakistan Air Force and time as a presidential aide. Pakistan also claimed that its F-86 fighters had destroyed “seven MiG-21s, five Mysteres and one Fairchild C-119 (a transport aircraft)” on the ground during the conflict. Whether you live in India or overseas, you can do it here. The outrage has more to do with the actions of Arshad Sami Khan, Adnan Sami's father, who was a pilot in the Pakistan Air Force, in the 1965 war, six years before Adnan was born. LIVE: Dr. @sambitswaraj is addressing a press conference at BJP headquarters in New Delhi. The website also says Khan has been “credited with one aircraft, 15 tanks and 22 vehicles destroyed and 8 tanks and 19 vehicles damaged and two heavy guns destroyed during the war”.

Sustaining journalism of this quality needs smart and thinking people like you to pay for it. He mentioned how Sami, who was a Pakistani national then, sang for India at the ICC World Cup in 2003. Describing his professional attributes, the PAF museum notes, "His enthusiasm and aggressive spirit was of the highest order and was responsible to ignite the spirit of competition amongst other pilots in its most effective form. These are the same people who champion the cause of liberty and choice, but now not hesitating to attack Adnan Sami for the duties done by his father as a soldier.

Also read: US-based scholar who gave Modi leadership award is one of 16 Padma Bhushan awardees, Subscribe to our channels on YouTube & Telegram, Why news media is in crisis & How you can fix it. ': Adnan Sami makes short work of netizen questioning his Padma Shri. 3. He started his career as a Pakistan Air Force fighter pilot and later served 3 Presidents of Pakistan as their aide-de-camp(ADC) and later went on to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs where he served three Presidents and four Prime Ministers as chief of protocol. https://t.co/mO536wEwhu, Patra also hit out at the Congress’ “hypocrisy” in the matter and said, “When publication houses in Pakistan refused to publish Arshad Sami Khan’s book, it was launched in India in 2008 by I.K.

Arshad Sami Khan was awarded Sitara-i-Juraat, Pakistan's 3rd-highest gallantry award. The INC consists of low-life losers. — Adnan Sami (@AdnanSamiLive) August 15, 2019 The 48-year-old singer-composer, who was born in Britain and was earlier a Canadian citizen, is of Pakistani decent. In the book, Arshad Sami Khan claims he had flown the most number of combat hours in the entire Pakistan Air Force, "61 hours and 15 minutes", in the 1965 war. Is contribution “Yogdan” to society or BJP Govt “Gungan” praise new criteria? ?

India had lost a total 35 aircraft on the ground during preemptive strikes — one on Pathankot on 6 September 1965 and then on Kalaikunda, a day later. He was later appointed as a diplomatic ambassador of P…

He asked why was the son of Pakistani Air Force Pilot awarded Padma Shri, while an Indian soldier Mohd Sannaullah was declared a foreigner under the Assam NRC.

2. Several critics of the Modi government's decision pointed out that a son of a Pakistan Air Force pilot who fought against India had been given a state award.
https://t.co/ijILjWrzMp, — Jaiveer Shergill (@JaiveerShergill) January 27, 2020.

Soon after it was announced that Sami has been conferred with the Padma Shri, Congress leader Jaiveer Shergill called it a “magic of government chamchagiri (sycophancy)”.

The Opposition has raised questions regarding Sami's Padma Shri honour by pointing out that his father was a Pakistan Air Force pilot. Arshad Sami Khan died in 2009 of cancer at the age of 67.

"He has been credited with one aircraft,15 tanks and 22 vehicles destroyed and 8 tanks and 19 vehicles damaged and 2 heavy guns destroyed," the entry notes.

The PAF had carried out preemptive attacks on the Indian airfields of Pathankot, Adampur and Halwara on 6 September 1965.

He also alleged that the Congress government had earlier “supported Sami and his father”. You have entered an incorrect email address! Once again, 5 contributions to India batao Uncle Ji, still waiting!! Arshad Sami Khan later served as an aide to three Pakistani presidents and even became a diplomat. The Indian Air Force, however, claims only two MiG-21s were destroyed in the raid on Pathankot.

Critics have slammed the Narendra Modi government for awarding the son of a PAF veteran who fought against India.

Read | Raj Thackeray's MNS opposes Padma Shri to Pak-born Adnan Sami. Gujaral and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.”.

The social media user asked: whr ur father was born & died? The best of journalism is shrinking, yielding to crude prime-time spectacle.

Shergill also asked whether praising the government was a criterion to win an award, referring to Adnan Sami's support for various government policies. But unlike past controversies that erupt when the government gives an award, the opposition to Adnan Sami getting the award seems to have little to do with the singer himself. The singer went on to say that his father had been an honorable man for his services towards his country and had been completely on board with the singer's decision to become an Indian. “His enthusiasm and aggressive spirit was of the highest order and was responsible to ignite the spirit of competition amongst other pilots in its most effective form. ThePrint has the finest young reporters, columnists and editors working for it. Now follow your favourite television celebs and telly updates. Role Adnan Sami’s father played for Pakistan in 1965 that has landed... After Padma Vibhushan, Mary Kom eyes Bharat Ratna by aiming for gold at Tokyo Olympics, US-based scholar who gave Modi leadership award is one of 16 Padma Bhushan awardees, Govt steps up vigil along border after Nepal confirms one case of coronavirus, Days before Budget, minister Anurag Thakur chants ‘desh ke gaddaron ko, goli maaro saalon ko’, The truth of Galwan must come out, unlike the 1965 battle with Pakistan in Khemkaran, Youth becomes first Hindu to join Pakistan Air Force, ACM Idris Hassan Latif — WWII veteran who chose India over Pakistan and went on to head IAF, Self regulation code by Netflix, Disney+Hotstar & Amazon Prime runs into troubles with govt, Bal Thackeray’s father and Ambedkar used Navratri festivities to counter Brahmin Ganesh utsav, Republic TV editors booked for report on ‘rebellion’ against Mumbai Police commissioner. Read | 'Don't mess with India's soul': Fresh off Padma-Shri honour, Adnan Sami warns Tukde gang. According to an article in 2000 in Defence Journal, a website covering the Pakistani military, Arshad Sami Khan was part of a Pakistan Air Force strike formation that attacked the Indian Air Force base at Pathankot on September 6, 1965. And finally, the entry describes Arshad Sami Khan's purported achievements in the 1965 War. He led formations in the battle area with exemplary determination and brought back excellent results,” it reads.

Adnan's father served as a Pakistan Air Force pilot, before becoming a senior bureaucrat and serving as Pakistan's ambassador to 14 countries. While the Indian Air Force lost about 10 aircraft on the ground during the attack in Pathankot, those at Adampur and Halwara by the PAF were considered failures. Adnan Sami was born in 1971 in Lahore. 3 Q’s to BJP Govt on #PadmaShri for #adnansami : He also revealed that his father was out of the service before his birth and that he had never seen him in a uniform, let alone known anything about his life in the Air Force.

“Sami may have grown up in London but his mother Naureen Khan was from a Jammu family,” he said at a press conference. The website notes: “He never looked tired or apprehensive in the face of heavy odds but kept on inflicting maximum damage to the enemy as his only objective. Republic & Arnab send Param Bir Singh defamation notice seeking ₹200 cr damages; Read here, Nawaz Sharif lashes out at Pak Generals Bajwa & Faiz; Maryam raises Baloch disappearances, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat says 'rise above China strategically & economically' to counter it, Adnan Sami opens up about his father Arshad Sami Khan & politics over Padma Shri honours, MUST-WATCH: Adnan Sami has a musical reply to critics over his Padma Shri honour, 'Don't mess with India's soul': Fresh off Padma-Shri honour, Adnan Sami warns Tukde gang, Raj Thackeray's MNS opposes Padma Shri to Pak-born Adnan Sami, 'I make good Biryani! There have been brutal layoffs and pay-cuts. He faulted the Pakistan Air Force for using the F-86 fighters again in the 1971 war to attack Indian Air Force bases, noting that they had poor bomb load. Adnan Sami Opens Up About His Father Arshad Sami Khan & Politics Over Padma Shri Honours Adnan Sami was one of the 118 people whose names were announced on Saturday for the Padma Shri awards in a list that showed his home state as Maharashtra. ': Adnan Sami makes short work of netizen questioning his Padma Shri.
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Earlier, questioning the Padma Shri awarded to Adnan Sami, Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill on Sunday posed three questions to the Modi government. Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill on Sunday took to Twitter to ask the Modi government, "Why Indian Soldier like Mohd Sannaullah is declared foreigner via NRC & Son of Pakistan Air Force Pilot is given Padma Shri". Many also questioned the Pakistani-born singer’s contributions to India in the last five years. His paternal great-grandfather, General Ahmed Jan, was from Afghanistan and a military advisor to king Abdur Rahman Khan. Recently, Adnan Sami was questioned about his nationality yet again after he celebrated Indian Independence day. He led formations in the battle area with exemplary determination and brought back excellent results.". What else do you expect from them? The mudslinging has raised curiosity on what exactly Arshad Sami Khan did during the 1965 war. In 2008, he released a book, Three Presidents and an Aide: Life, Power and Politics, on his experience in the Pakistan Air Force and time as a presidential aide. Pakistan also claimed that its F-86 fighters had destroyed “seven MiG-21s, five Mysteres and one Fairchild C-119 (a transport aircraft)” on the ground during the conflict. Whether you live in India or overseas, you can do it here. The outrage has more to do with the actions of Arshad Sami Khan, Adnan Sami's father, who was a pilot in the Pakistan Air Force, in the 1965 war, six years before Adnan was born. LIVE: Dr. @sambitswaraj is addressing a press conference at BJP headquarters in New Delhi. The website also says Khan has been “credited with one aircraft, 15 tanks and 22 vehicles destroyed and 8 tanks and 19 vehicles damaged and two heavy guns destroyed during the war”.

Sustaining journalism of this quality needs smart and thinking people like you to pay for it. He mentioned how Sami, who was a Pakistani national then, sang for India at the ICC World Cup in 2003. Describing his professional attributes, the PAF museum notes, "His enthusiasm and aggressive spirit was of the highest order and was responsible to ignite the spirit of competition amongst other pilots in its most effective form. These are the same people who champion the cause of liberty and choice, but now not hesitating to attack Adnan Sami for the duties done by his father as a soldier.

Also read: US-based scholar who gave Modi leadership award is one of 16 Padma Bhushan awardees, Subscribe to our channels on YouTube & Telegram, Why news media is in crisis & How you can fix it. ': Adnan Sami makes short work of netizen questioning his Padma Shri. 3. He started his career as a Pakistan Air Force fighter pilot and later served 3 Presidents of Pakistan as their aide-de-camp(ADC) and later went on to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs where he served three Presidents and four Prime Ministers as chief of protocol. https://t.co/mO536wEwhu, Patra also hit out at the Congress’ “hypocrisy” in the matter and said, “When publication houses in Pakistan refused to publish Arshad Sami Khan’s book, it was launched in India in 2008 by I.K.

Arshad Sami Khan was awarded Sitara-i-Juraat, Pakistan's 3rd-highest gallantry award. The INC consists of low-life losers. — Adnan Sami (@AdnanSamiLive) August 15, 2019 The 48-year-old singer-composer, who was born in Britain and was earlier a Canadian citizen, is of Pakistani decent. In the book, Arshad Sami Khan claims he had flown the most number of combat hours in the entire Pakistan Air Force, "61 hours and 15 minutes", in the 1965 war. Is contribution “Yogdan” to society or BJP Govt “Gungan” praise new criteria? ?

India had lost a total 35 aircraft on the ground during preemptive strikes — one on Pathankot on 6 September 1965 and then on Kalaikunda, a day later. He was later appointed as a diplomatic ambassador of P…

He asked why was the son of Pakistani Air Force Pilot awarded Padma Shri, while an Indian soldier Mohd Sannaullah was declared a foreigner under the Assam NRC.

2. Several critics of the Modi government's decision pointed out that a son of a Pakistan Air Force pilot who fought against India had been given a state award.
https://t.co/ijILjWrzMp, — Jaiveer Shergill (@JaiveerShergill) January 27, 2020.

Soon after it was announced that Sami has been conferred with the Padma Shri, Congress leader Jaiveer Shergill called it a “magic of government chamchagiri (sycophancy)”.

The Opposition has raised questions regarding Sami's Padma Shri honour by pointing out that his father was a Pakistan Air Force pilot. Arshad Sami Khan died in 2009 of cancer at the age of 67.

"He has been credited with one aircraft,15 tanks and 22 vehicles destroyed and 8 tanks and 19 vehicles damaged and 2 heavy guns destroyed," the entry notes.

The PAF had carried out preemptive attacks on the Indian airfields of Pathankot, Adampur and Halwara on 6 September 1965.

He also alleged that the Congress government had earlier “supported Sami and his father”. You have entered an incorrect email address! Once again, 5 contributions to India batao Uncle Ji, still waiting!! Arshad Sami Khan later served as an aide to three Pakistani presidents and even became a diplomat. The Indian Air Force, however, claims only two MiG-21s were destroyed in the raid on Pathankot.

Critics have slammed the Narendra Modi government for awarding the son of a PAF veteran who fought against India.

Read | Raj Thackeray's MNS opposes Padma Shri to Pak-born Adnan Sami. Gujaral and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.”.

The social media user asked: whr ur father was born & died? The best of journalism is shrinking, yielding to crude prime-time spectacle.

Shergill also asked whether praising the government was a criterion to win an award, referring to Adnan Sami's support for various government policies. But unlike past controversies that erupt when the government gives an award, the opposition to Adnan Sami getting the award seems to have little to do with the singer himself. The singer went on to say that his father had been an honorable man for his services towards his country and had been completely on board with the singer's decision to become an Indian. “His enthusiasm and aggressive spirit was of the highest order and was responsible to ignite the spirit of competition amongst other pilots in its most effective form. ThePrint has the finest young reporters, columnists and editors working for it. Now follow your favourite television celebs and telly updates. Role Adnan Sami’s father played for Pakistan in 1965 that has landed... After Padma Vibhushan, Mary Kom eyes Bharat Ratna by aiming for gold at Tokyo Olympics, US-based scholar who gave Modi leadership award is one of 16 Padma Bhushan awardees, Govt steps up vigil along border after Nepal confirms one case of coronavirus, Days before Budget, minister Anurag Thakur chants ‘desh ke gaddaron ko, goli maaro saalon ko’, The truth of Galwan must come out, unlike the 1965 battle with Pakistan in Khemkaran, Youth becomes first Hindu to join Pakistan Air Force, ACM Idris Hassan Latif — WWII veteran who chose India over Pakistan and went on to head IAF, Self regulation code by Netflix, Disney+Hotstar & Amazon Prime runs into troubles with govt, Bal Thackeray’s father and Ambedkar used Navratri festivities to counter Brahmin Ganesh utsav, Republic TV editors booked for report on ‘rebellion’ against Mumbai Police commissioner. Read | 'Don't mess with India's soul': Fresh off Padma-Shri honour, Adnan Sami warns Tukde gang. According to an article in 2000 in Defence Journal, a website covering the Pakistani military, Arshad Sami Khan was part of a Pakistan Air Force strike formation that attacked the Indian Air Force base at Pathankot on September 6, 1965. And finally, the entry describes Arshad Sami Khan's purported achievements in the 1965 War. He led formations in the battle area with exemplary determination and brought back excellent results,” it reads.

Adnan's father served as a Pakistan Air Force pilot, before becoming a senior bureaucrat and serving as Pakistan's ambassador to 14 countries. While the Indian Air Force lost about 10 aircraft on the ground during the attack in Pathankot, those at Adampur and Halwara by the PAF were considered failures. Adnan Sami was born in 1971 in Lahore. 3 Q’s to BJP Govt on #PadmaShri for #adnansami : He also revealed that his father was out of the service before his birth and that he had never seen him in a uniform, let alone known anything about his life in the Air Force.

“Sami may have grown up in London but his mother Naureen Khan was from a Jammu family,” he said at a press conference. The website notes: “He never looked tired or apprehensive in the face of heavy odds but kept on inflicting maximum damage to the enemy as his only objective. Republic & Arnab send Param Bir Singh defamation notice seeking ₹200 cr damages; Read here, Nawaz Sharif lashes out at Pak Generals Bajwa & Faiz; Maryam raises Baloch disappearances, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat says 'rise above China strategically & economically' to counter it, Adnan Sami opens up about his father Arshad Sami Khan & politics over Padma Shri honours, MUST-WATCH: Adnan Sami has a musical reply to critics over his Padma Shri honour, 'Don't mess with India's soul': Fresh off Padma-Shri honour, Adnan Sami warns Tukde gang, Raj Thackeray's MNS opposes Padma Shri to Pak-born Adnan Sami, 'I make good Biryani! There have been brutal layoffs and pay-cuts. He faulted the Pakistan Air Force for using the F-86 fighters again in the 1971 war to attack Indian Air Force bases, noting that they had poor bomb load. Adnan Sami Opens Up About His Father Arshad Sami Khan & Politics Over Padma Shri Honours Adnan Sami was one of the 118 people whose names were announced on Saturday for the Padma Shri awards in a list that showed his home state as Maharashtra. ': Adnan Sami makes short work of netizen questioning his Padma Shri.
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