Ashish Saha,

Name of Personnel: 
Ashish Saha,
Father`s Name & Address: 
S/O:- Shri Amuly Saha of Kalamkhet, PO+PS- Melaghar Sepahijala Tripura
Rank & Unit: 
NK GD 6th Bn TSR
01-07-1986 to 06-07-2003
Native Place: 
Melaghar Sepahijala Tripura
Place of Martyrdom : 
Baijal Bari iron Bridge
Date of joining the force: 
Monday, July 1, 1996
Date of Martyrdom : 
Sunday, July 6, 2003
Brief of Incident: 
On 06.07.2003 a joint ops meeting was conducted by SP (West) on 05.07.2003, with local Police, AR and CRPF for Joint Operation. A contingent was led by Shri B.L Baidya (AC) along with 61 TSR personnel of Ex-Ampura post of this unit, conducted SPL OPS at Baijal Bari and its adjoining area. After operation when the vehicle with one detained suspected person namely Jogal Debbarma S/O:-Pada Kumar Debbarma of Belfung, escorted by 8(eight) TSR personnel led by Ex-Nk Asish Saha was just crossing Baijal Bari iron Bridge at about 0615 hrs on 06.07.2003, a land mine was blasted by the Exts. and as a result NK-Asish Saha and E/F Pradip Sukla Das died on the spot and the other 06(six) personnel were injured.