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List of General Events on January-1978

23- January-1978 The motto "Shastra se Shakti" (Strength though arms) in Hindi written in Devengiri script was approved by the President of India as the motto of the Army Ordnance Corps.The original corps motto of the Ordnance corps was "Usa Tela Tananti" found in the arms of the board of Ordnance. This was translated to mean "To the thunder his arms". The corps song titled "Ayudh Corps Mahan" was introduced for the first time in 4th re-union of the Army Ordnance Corps. The song is to be played or sung "within unit lines only", during purely Regimental functions.