STATE TIMES NEWS
Udhampur: 175 Engineer Regiment (Territorial Army) celebrated its raising day, reaffirming its commitment of selfless service to the nation. The Regiment was raised under Colonel Rajvinder Singh, Vishisht Seva Medal, who was the first Commanding Officer of the Regiment. The Regiment Core group was raised consisting of Officers, JCOs and Other Ranks from 28 different Engineer and support Units and 26 different Territorial Units.
The Regiment takes pride in maintaining the highest standard of efficacy of the fence along the Line of Control, which is the first physical obstacle on our northern border with Pakistan. Over the years the Regiment has executed many of operational works and other engineer support tasks in the Valley. The Regiment has a majority of its troops from the Kashmir Valley and it prides itself in being an epitome of selfless service to the Nation.