Lalak Jan

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Lalak Jan
Born 1 April 1967
Yasin Valley, Northern Areas, Pakistan
Died 7 July 1999(1999-07-07) (aged 32)
Tiger Hill, Kargil, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Allegiance  Pakistan
Service/branch  Pakistan Army
Years of service 1984–1999
Rank Havildar
Unit 12 Northern Light Infantry
Battles/wars Kargil War
Awards Nishan-e-Haider

Havaldar Lalak Jan Shaahed (Urdu: لالک جان; 1967 – 7 July 1999) is the last and most recent recipient of Nishan-e-Haider. He was born at Yasin, in the Ghizer District, of the Northern Areas of Pakistan (now called Gilgit-Baltistan). After school he joined the Pakistan Army, and reached the rank of Havaldar.

Awards and decorations[edit]


Nishan Haider Ribbon.gif Nishan-e-Haider (NH)