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Martyr Detailed Information

Name : Sunil Kumar Behra
Force : Border Security Force (BSF)
Martyrdom Date : 08/01/2016
Martyrdom Place : Dandu Bari
Age on Date of Martyrdom : 37
Native Place:
Dependents: Father
Brief of Incident:
On 8th Jan 2016, in the Naxal affected district of Koraput (Odisha), a patrol party went for domination operation in the village Danda Bari under dynamic leadership of late Sunil Kumar Behra, Deputy Commandant. While returning, naxal  targeted the party with an improvised explosive device. The officer took full brunt of the improvised explosive device Blast and saved his comrades, in an unmatched display of esprit-de-corps.