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Martyr Detailed Information

Name : Vijay Kumar Pandey
Force : Border Security Force (BSF)
Martyrdom Date : 03/06/2018
Martyrdom Place : Chakphagwari, Jammu
Age on Date of Martyrdom : 26
Native Place: VILL-SATHIGAWAN, P.O.- SALEHPUR, DIST- FATEHPUR, U.P.
Dependents: SHRI KRISHNA KUMAR-FATHER SMT SARITA DEVI-MOTHER MR. AJAY PANDEY-BROTHER
Brief of Incident:
On 3rd June 2018 at about 0115 hrs, No. 124529890 Const Vijay Kumar Pandey of 33 Bn BSF was performing Naka duty at Naka No. NJ 30 of BOP Chakphagwari on Indo-Pak border in Jammu region. Pakistan Rangers from Pak Post Nooruddin fired 02 single shot from sniper rifle on the Naka point. One bullet hit on the head of Const Vijay Kumar Pandey. Counterpart also started heavy shelling with flat and high trajectory weapons on the Naka points, which was effectively retaliated by own troops. Injured Const Vijay Kumar Pandey was immediately evacuated to PHC Pargwal, Akhnoor (Jammu) for treatment but enroute he attained martyrdom.