Place of Birth: Bhalwal (J & K)
Last Rank : Lance Naik
Last Unit : 3 JAK RIF
Arm/Regt : The JAK Rif
Date of Martyrdom : 12 Jul 2017
Lance Naik Ranjit Singh was born in village Burn in Bhalwal area of Jammu and Kashmir. Following the tradition of the area he also joined Indian Army. He was serving in 3 JAK Rif of India Army. On the fateful day of Wednesday Jul 12,2017 he was deployed at a forward post in Keran sector of J&K.
The Ceasefire Violation By Pakistan on 12 Jul, 2017
On July 12, 2017 violating ceasefire Pakistan Army unleashed terror on the Line of Control and their snipers started targeting our soldiers. Lance Naik Ranjit Singh and one more soldier who were deployed at Furkiya area of Chowkibal in Keran sector of Kupwara district felled to this dastardly and unprovoked act. Both valiant soldiers who belonged to Jammu district laid down their life safguarding the boundary of our nation and truly lived up to the Indian Army’s highest standard of making sacrifice for our motherland.
Lance Naik Ranjit Singh is survived by his wife Neha Devi Son Kartik And Daughter Kajal
Northern Army chief Lt Gen Devraj Anbu paid his respects to the two soldiers and offered condolences to their families.
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