Vijay Karnik (born August 6, 1946) is a Retired Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander from Nagpur, India. In fact, Mr. Karnik has remembered for his significant role in the 1971 war. He is serving in the Bhuj Air Force at that time. However, the Pakistan armed forces destroyed the airstrip.
Vijay along with 300 women recovers the air force region. Furthermore, his role helps India to win the 1971 war. That moment is “Pearl Harbor Moment” in Indian History. However, he is nervous to take the help of the local females. Any harm to them is a great loss for the nation. The Bollywood is ready again for a war-based movie.
Actually, there are certain movies like “Border” and “Uri” that depicts the bravery of Indian soldiers. This time Ajay Devgn (Bollywood Actor) approaches for Vijay Karnik’s biopic. Meanwhile, the movie title is “Bhuj: The Pride of India”.
Abhishek Dudhaiya is the writer and director of the film. Additionally, Bhushan Kumar is the biopic’ producer. Another life story of Abhinandan Varthaman (IAF Wing Commander) designed as a movie. He has attacked M-16 Pakistan fighter with his Miraj 2000. It happened after the Air Strike.
The Brave Wing Commander was born on the 6th of August 1946 in Nagpur (Maharashtra, India). Currently, Vijay Karnik’s age is 72 years old. The name of his father is Srinivas Karnik. Actually, he is a retired government official.
Meanwhile, Tarabai Karnik is the mother of the tough officer. He has three brothers. In fact, all of them are serving in the Indian Armed Forces. His two brothers are Vinod Karnik (Major General) and Laxman Karnik (WG. CDR) in the Army.
Furthermore, Ajay Karnik is an Air Marshal in the Air Force. Additionally, Mr. Karnik’s only sister is Vasanti. On the other hand, Vijay accomplishes his schooling from Nagpur. Then, he attends a local college for his science graduation.
Trivia & Quick Info
Full Real Birth Name
Wing Commander, IAF.
1. His role in the 1971 war in the Bhuj Air Force. 2. Ajay Devgn (Actor) is in the movie “Bhuj The Pride of India.
Age (As of 2019)
72 years old
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday
August 6, 1946.
Nagpur, Maharashtra (India).
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)
Chandraseniya Kayastha Prabhu (CKP) community.
Nagpur (Maharashtra, India).
Feet & Inches: 5′ 8″. Centimeters: 173 cm. Meters: 1.73 m.
Kilograms: 70 Kg. Pounds: 154 lbs.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)
Shoe Size (UK)
Father: Srinivas Karnik (Retired Government Officer). Mother: Tarabai Karnik.