Service: Army

Place of Birth: Bhalwal, J & K

Last Rank : Lance Naik

Last Unit : 3 JAKRIF

Regiment : The J & K Rifles

Date of Martyrdom : 12, jul 2017

Lance Naik Ranjit Singh

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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  • http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/bodies-of-soldiers-to-be-brought-to-their-villages-in-jammu-tomorrow/story-CqGUGTA2cQX3VhQtP1LyhJ.html
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15 Comments
  • किरण माथुर

    2017at1:43 am Reply

    शत शत नमन।
    भारत माँ के वीर अजर अमर पुत्रों को।

  • Rakesh Parija

    2017at6:04 am Reply

    Jai Jawan… A true hero….

  • Rajesh Kumar Sharma

    2017at12:05 pm Reply

    I salute the brave soldier for his unforgettable and supreme sacrifice for the nation. I also pray to the Lord Almighty to give adequate strength to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss.

  • Valsan Kunnath

    2017at11:32 pm Reply

    Big Salute to You the Brave Soldier. You will never be forgotten and always be saluted for your ultimate sacrifice.
    “Duty beyond Death” “Soldiers go beyond call of Duty”

  • Kiron

    2018at11:33 pm Reply

    A big tribute for your great sacrifice, the army should do all kind of justice for his sacrifice & support his family. JAI JAWAN. my slaute remains unturn.

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