RIP Braveheart Amit Deshwal . Nation is proud of your martyrdom Brother🇮🇳 Warrior till END, Salute & Respect-Jai Hind.
Maj Amit Deswal was commissioned on 10 Jun 2006 into Regt Of Arty. After his basic service he recognized that his calling is somewhere more adventurous.. He opted for Special Group at first but finally opted and was selected and marooned into the coveted Special Forces. .
He joined the elite unit in Jan 2011.He was physically robust which was reflected in his performance at the ‘Ghatak Course ‘, where he secured ‘ Commando Dagger – Best Student’ at 8 yrs of service .
He got inducted in Manipur for Op Hifazat II in Jan 2016. After relentless hard work combined with a superior tactical acumen, the officer homed on to eliminate the leadership of NSCN K and ZNF cadres. With his Cdo spirit at helm he followed them and in an ensuing gunfight on 13 April 2016, he sustained two GSW in stomach. Despite grievously injured the officer shot down the top militant Cadres at last Light in Tamenglong District. The Braveheart breathed his last in the true traditions of a Warrior, a Commando , fighting till the End.
Source : Major Dr Surendra Poonia