He had joined the Special Action Group (SAG) of the National Security Guards (NSG) in January 200
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat received the Param Vishisht Seva Medal (PVSM).
Wg Cdr Abhinandan returned to India via the Attari Border in Punjab.
An official spokesperson said that they were ascertaining claims that he was in Pakistani custody
India said that the strike killed a large number of terrorists, trainers, and commanders.
It is located in the C-Hexagon area of India Gate in the heart of New Delhi.
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat flew in the jet during the air show in Bengaluru.
The exercise will witness a wide array of aircraft and combat ground equipment.
The Ashoka Chakra was conferred on Lance Naik Nazir Ahmad Wani, a former militant-turned-soldier.
Wani had given up terrorism and joined the Indian Army in 2004.