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Martyr Detailed Information

Name : Girish Kr Shukla
Force : Border Security Force (BSF)
Martyrdom Date : 03/06/2016
Martyrdom Place : Brij Behra
Age on Date of Martyrdom : 43
Native Place:
Dependents: Two Sons (15 & 12 Yrs)
Brief of Incident:
On 3rd June 2016, a Border Security Force convoy going from Jammu to Srinagar was targeted by armed terrorists near Brij Behera. Head Constable Girish Kumar Shukla of 1022 Arty Regiment tried to mobilize the 51mm Mortar of the convoy protection party for retaliation. In this act, he received multiple bullet injuries from indiscriminate fire of terrorists. He was subsequently evacuated to 92 BH Srinagar but succumbed to his injuries.