Major Vikas Yadav
Major Vikas Yadav, also recognised by the name of ‘Tiger’ to the terrorists. He was fearless & the first at any scene of action like a true soldier. During 1996, Major Vikas’s unit was deployed in J & K area and was engaged in counter insurgency operations. He got injured in the fierce gun-battle and later succumbed to his injuries. He attained martyrdom while leading from the front like a true military leader without fearing for his life. He was posthumously awarded the Sena Medal for his bravery and supreme sacrifice during Operation Rakshak.