Major Tufail Mohammad Shaheed (Security Forces)میجر محمد طفیل - اردو میں پڑھیںDisclaimer: As an encyclopedia, pakpedia.pk's articles contains shared information which has collected from different sources and people. We welcome everyone for corrections and updates, Thank you.
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He was born in 1914 in Hoshiarpur. He was commissioned into the 16th Punjab Regiment in 1943. In August 1958, Major Tufail Muhammad, a Company Commander in the East Pakistan Rifles, and his patrol encircled an Indian post in the Lakshmirpur area. And, though mortally wounded in the hand-to-hand encounter that followed, Major Tufail Muhammad continued to lead his troops till the Indians were driven out, leaving four dead and three prisoners. He embraced martyrdom the same day i.e, 7 August 1958.
- In Urdu:
میجر محمد طفیل
- Awards :
Hoshiarpur, Punjab Province, British India
7 August 1958
- Rest Place:
Lakshmipur District, East Pakistan (present-day Bangladesh)
British India . Pakistan
British Indian Army . Pakistan Army
- Years of service:
16th Punjab Regiment East Pakistan Rifles
Indo-Pakistani War of 1947 Pre–Indo-Pakistani War of 1965 border skirmish