Sandeep Singh, a soldier who was involved in surgical strikes operation in Pakistani occupied Kashmir after crossing the Line of Control (LoC) across the Line of Control in 2016, has been martyred in a operation to eliminate terrorists in Tangdhar, Kashmir. Indian Army has killed five militants in the operation. Hero of the Surgical Strike, Lance Naik Sandeep Singh was leading a team of 4 Para Commanders who were operating against terrorists in Gagadhari Nar area of Tangdhar.
Army sources told that “5 foreign terrorists were stacked due to the indomitable courage of Sandeep Singh, his skilled leadership kept his party safe”.
Shahid Sandeep Singh left behind his wife and his five year old son.
In Tangdhar, north Kashmir, the infiltrating terrorists was surrounded the army personnel. Five foreign terrorists were killed in this operation.
In September 2016, a special army force had crossed the LOC and did a surgical strike on 28-29 sept night in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir. The paramilitary commandos of Para Commando 4 and Para Commando 9 of the Army carried out a surgical strike in Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir. This campaign of the army broke the back of the terrorists. Indian Army crossed the Line of Control and had a surgical strike in order to take revenge for the martyrdom of 18 soldiers who were killed in the terrorist attack on the Army camp in Uri, North Kashmir, .