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Martyr Detailed Information

Name : Biju Sorupuwar
Force : Assam Rifles (AR)
Martyrdom Date : 30/06/2017
Martyrdom Place :
Age on Date of Martyrdom : 30
Native Place: Vill : 1 No Lathow PO : Nowboicha PS : Lakhimpur Teh : Lakhimpur Dist : North Lakhimpur State : Assam Pin : 787028
Dependents: (a) Dipty Sorupuwar (Wife), DOB - 20 Oct 1992(b) Master Bibek Sorupuwar (Son)- DOB 19 May 2011(c) Miss Abhi Sorupuwar (Daughter)- DOB 24 Aug 2016
Brief of Incident:
Rifleman (General Duty) Biju Sorupuwar was part of a Permanent Vehicle Check Post at Lambui on NH-202 (Ukhrul-Imphal road), Ukhrul, Manipur.  At around 0705 hours on  30 Jun 2017, an IED blast took place at Permanent Vehicle Check Post  leading to grievous injuries to Rifleman (General Duty) Biju Sorupuwar and two other jawans.  Rifleman (General Duty) Biju Sorupuwar made the supreme sacrifice in the service of the Nation in the best tradition of the Force.