Major Ralengnao (Bob) Khathing – The Remarkable Statesman Who Won Tawang Without a Drop of Blood

Under orders of the then Assam Governor Jairamdas Daulatram, Khathing assisted 200 soldiers of the 5 Assam Rifles and 600 porters in their march towards Tawang on January 17, 1951.


Shekhar Gupta, founder and the current editor-in-chief of ThePrint, one of the senior most Indian journalists in his Cut the Clutter episode talks about soldier, diplomat and civil servant, Major Ralengnao (Bob) Khathing.

The not much known, and Incredible story of a Tangkhul Naga Soldier-Statesman from Manipur who won India Tawang without shedding a drop of blood.

You can also read more about him from the link below – RINCHEN NORBU WANGCHUK

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