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Tej Bahadur Yadav sacked from BSF on charges of indiscipline
Tej Bahadur Yadav, hope all of you still remember him; has been sacked by the BSF on charges of indiscipline which include the uploading of videos on social media.

Tej Bahadur Yadav came into limelight after he posted a video on Facebook regarding the bad quality of food being served to jawans posted in tough terrains.

There was too much hue and cry from him in the video regarding poor quality of food served to soldiers. There after, numerous TV debates aired on national channels, discussing at length about the plight of soldiers.

According to media reports, a senior officer said, "The action of dismissal of the jawan has been taken under Border Security Force Act that is applicable to all personnel serving in the paramilitary force."

Officials told that the action had been taken on the basis of a report of staff court of inquiry which found him guilty of making false charges.

The officer informed that Yadav hadthree months of time to appeal against the verdict. Yadav was transferred to the headquarters of his 29 battalion after controversy had erupted because of his video that went viral on social media. He had also alleged the involvement of senior officers in corrupt practices in the said video. At that time, Prime Minister's Office had also sought a detailed report from the Central home ministry and BSF regarding the video.

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