Samir Chowdhari

Name of Personnel: 
Samir Chowdhari
Father`s Name & Address: 
S/O Shri Pabindra Chowdhari of Narayanpur Ganda Cherra, Dhalai Tripura
Rank & Unit: 
Rfn(GD) of 6th Bn TSR
Native Place: 
Narayanpur Ganda Cherra,
Place of Martyrdom : 
Binon Hajari para
Awards/Rewards/Distinction: 
nil
Date of joining the force: 
Wednesday, November 4, 1998
Date of Martyrdom : 
Tuesday, March 6, 2007
Brief of Incident: 
On 06.03.2007 at about 2015 hrs, a TSR party of Binan Hazari Post (1+9) led by L/NK Alok Das, came under the ambush of unknown extremists in the south side of Binan Hazari Post at distance of about 1km while performing area patrolling duty. In the ambush LNK Alok Das and Rfn Samir Choudhury subsequently sustained bullet injuries on their persons and succumbed to their injuries at the spot. Extremists simultaneously fired upon Binanhajari Camp and thereby prevented the other TSR personnel from re-enforcing the ops party under ambush. Exchange of firing continued from 2015 hrs to 2042 hrs. Exchange of fire stopped from the extremists’ side when 4 nos of 2” Mortar bomb was blasted by Rfn Sukhdeb Tripura.