Connect to an Indian Personality..
Please explain the connection.
The answer is :
Rakesh Sharma - He as a Squadron Leader in the Indian Air Force , was the first Indian in space.
Pic 1 : A Squadron Leader's sleeve/shoulder insignia
Pic 2 : He spend 8 days in the Salyut 7 space station
Pic 3 :He was conferred with the honour of Hero of Soviet Union upon his return from space.