Service No : 3407590H

Place of birth : Punjab

Service : Army

Last Rank : Lance Naik

Unit : 2 Sikh

Arm/Regt : The Sikh Regiment

Operation : CI & IS Ops

Martyrdom : December 23, 2017

Lance Naik Kuldeep Singh

L/Nk Kuldeep Singh hailed from Kaureana  village in Bathinda district of Punjab. He was enrolled into 2 Sikh Bn of the Sikh Regiment, an infantry regiment known for its dauntless soldiers and numerous battle honours.


Keri Sector Operation (J&K) : 23 Dec 2017


During 2017, L/Nk Kuldeep Singh’s unit was deployed along the LOC in Keri sector in Kupwara district of J & K. The LOC in that sector was very volatile and active where the enemy often resorted to unprovoked firing. Apart from manning various stationary posts, the area was monitored and guarded by the security forces by employing armed patrols on a continuous basis. On 23rd December 2017, around noon time, the Pakistani forces indulged in ceasefire violation and resorted to unprovoked firing.


During that time an armed patrol of the Sikh Regiment led by Major Praful was on a regular patrol of the area. At around 1215 hours Pakistani troops who were hiding at Brat Galla in Keri sector targeted the army patrol team. The heavy firing was accompanied by the artillery fire from across the border indicating that it was a pre-planned dastardly attack. The patrol team leader Maj Praful Moharkar and three of his troops L/Nk Gurmail Singh,L/Nk Kuldeep Singh and Sep Pargat Singh took direct hits and got seriously wounded. L/Nk Kuldeep Singh  later succumbed to his injuries and was martyred. He was a gallant and devoted soldier who laid down his life in the line of his duty.

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  • Randeep Singh

    2022at11:21 am Reply

    A salute of Real Hero ” Sardaar Kuldeep Singh.

  • Valsan Kunnath

    2022at11:22 am Reply

    Big Salute to the Brave Son of Bharath Lance Naik Kuldeep Singh
    “Duty beyond Death” “soldiers go beyond call of Duty”
    You gave your today for our tomorrow, Salute you

  • Kanupriya Bazaz

    2022at11:22 am Reply

    Salute to u Brave Son of Mother India.Rest In Peace.Jai Hind

  • Prakash baniya

    2022at11:25 am Reply

    Jai hind

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