SECURITY TO OFFICIALS IN MISSIONS ABROAD
Attacks on Indian Missions, projects and nationals during the last 10 years
|SUICIDE ATTACK ON INDIAN EMBASSY|
|July 7, 2008||A Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED) targeted the main gate of the Embassy of India in Kabul hitting a diplomatic vehicle.||Following four Indian Officials lost their lives
(i) Counsellor V.V. Rao,
(ii)Defence Advisor Brig. R.D. Mehta
(iii) ITBP Constable Ajay Pathania
(iv) ITBP Constable Roop Singh
OTHER INDIAN OFFICIALS KILLED IN AFGHANISTAN
|Sl. No.||Year||Gist of the incidents||Name of the Indian Killed|
|1.||November 19-22, 2005||One employee of Border Road Organization (BRO) working under ‘Project Zaranj’ in Nimroz province, Afghanistan was abducted and killed by militants.||Shri M R Kutty.|
|1.||January 3, 2008||A convoy of BRO Under Project Zaranj was attacked by militants using Remote Controlled Improvised Explosive Devise (RCIED) and suicide bombers in which an Inspector and a Constable of ITBP were killed.||1.Inspector/GD Manoj Kumar Singh
2.Constable/GD Desha Singh
|3.||April 12, 2008||A suicide bomber targeted a convoy of BRO near Minar camp on way to Delaram killing a Superintendent and a Mason of BRO.||1. Supdt (BR-II) Shri Mahendra Pratap Singh.
2. Mason Shri C. Govindaswamy.
|4.||June 5, 2008||A BRO convoy was attacked with a VBIED near Gurguri Complex while it was returning to the Camp. One Constable of ITBP was killed.||1.CT/GD Dev Kumar.|
|1.||February 26, 2010||Militants used VBIED and armed suicide bombers to attack the Indian Medical Mission (IMM) Guest House and Park Residency Hotel in Kabul. In the attack two Army Majors of IMM, 2 Indian diplomatic officials and 3 officials, one each from Power Grid Corporation (PGCIL), ICCR and Indian Education Mission were killed.||1. Maj. Laishram Jyotin Singh.
2. Maj. Deepak Yadav.
3. Shri Bhola Ram of Power Grid.
4. Shri Nitin Chhibber.
5. Shri Roshan Lal.
6. Shri Nawab Khan,
7. Shri Nitesh Roy
Annexure Source: http://126.96.36.199/Annexture_New/lsq16/2/au5024.htm
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