Vijay Karnik Wiki
Vijay Karnik is a Retired Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander who is remembered for his significant role during the 1971 war. Now the Bollywood director Abhishek Dudhaiya is all set to bring forward the history starring Ajay Devgn in the lead role of a squadron leader.
The actor will be seen in his upcoming movie ‘Bhuj: The Pride of India’ which is based on the true event of India’s fascinating war-related stories. Ajay Devgn will be appearing in the role of Squadron Leader, Vijay Karnik and he was in charge of Bhuj airport during the 1971 Indo-Pak war.
When the airstrip was destroyed by the Pakistan bombing, the brave Vijay rebuild the destroyed Indian Air Force strip with the help of 300 fearless local women so that the flight carrying Indian Army officers could land safely. This incident is also termed as India’s ‘Pearl Harbour Movement’.
Vijay Karnik IAF Career
The 72-year-old Vijay joined in the Indian Army after he was graduated from his college in Nagpur. Since his teenage, he was interested to join the army and serve India. He has served as Indian Air Force Wing Commander and during 1971, Indo-Pak war the officer is remembered for his brave action in rebuilding the destroyed airstrip. He took the support of 300 local women in building the destroyed Indian Air force strip and that movement is remembered as the Indian Pearl Harbour Movement.
Karnik was very talented and is known to his strategies and is also a strong supporter of Women Empowerment. For his Bravery, during the war, he also received several medals and honors and is one of the few individuals who will be remembered.
Vijay Karnik Wife
Vijay is a married person but there is no information available about his wife and children. It occurs that his personal life story might be unrevealed in the latest Ajay Devgn’s movie and we need to wait and watch.
Vijay Karnik Family
Vijay Karnik was born on August 6, 1946, in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. The Retired Wind Commander is the son of late Srinivas Karnik (Retired government official) and Tarabai Karnik.
He has four siblings including three brothers named Vinod Karnik, Ajay Karnik and Laxman Karnik who are also serving in the Indian Army and a sister named Vasanti. Karnik completed his schooling from a local school in Nagpur and also attended a college to complete her graduation.
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Vijay Karnik Net worth
The estimated net worth of Mr. Karnik is around Rs. 50 Lakh (Indian Rupees) as of 2018.
Vijay Karnik BHUJ Biography
|Full Name||Vijay Karnik|
|DOB||August 6, 1946|
|Born||Nagpur, Maharashtra, India|
|Profession||Retired Indian Air Force Wing Commander|
|College||Will be updated|
|School||High School in Nagpur|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Favorites and hobbies|
|Favorite Actor||Tom Cruise|
|Favorite Actress||Jennifer Lawrence|
|Favorite Destination||Tom Cruise|
|Favorite Food||North Indian Dishes|
|Brother||Vinod Karnik, Ajay Karnik, and Laxman Karnik|
|Wife, Relationships, Affairs, Dating|
|Wife||Name Not known|
|Net worth||Rs. 50 Lakh (Indian Rupees)|
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