Ashok Kamte Age, Caste, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & more

Ashok Kamte

Real NameAshok Kamte
ProfessionCivil Servant (IPS)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 43 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBald
Personal Life
Date of Birth23 February 1965
Age (at time of death) 42 Years
Birth PlacePune, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signPisces
HometownPune, Maharashtra, India
SchoolKodaikanal International School
Colleges/ University Rajkumar College, Rajkot,India
St. Xavier's College, Mumbai, India
St. Stephen's College, Delhi, India
Educational QualificationGraduate
FamilyFather- Marutirao Narayanrao Kamte
Mother- Prem Kamte
Prem Kamte
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Sharmila Kamte
HobbiesWriting , Running & Reading
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/Spouse Vinita Kamte
Vinita Kamte
Marriage DateYear 1993
ChildrenSon- Rahul Kamte & Arjun Kamte
Ashok Kamte With His Sons
Daughter- None
Money Factor
Salary70,000 INR /month
Net Worth Not Known

Ashok Kamte

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ashok Kamte

  • Did Ashok Kamte smoke?: No
  • Did Ashok Kamte drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Kamte was part of the 1989 batch of the IPS of the Maharashtra cadre. He had initially got selected for the Indian Revenue Services (IRS but chose the IPS over the IRS because of his affinity towards wearing a uniform.
  • Ashok Kamte has joined Indian Police Services in the year 1989.
  • His father, Marutirao Narayanrao Kamte, worked as Lieutenant-Colonel in Indian Army and his grandfather Narayanrao had worked with the Imperial Police.
  • He also represented India at the junior power-lifting championship in Peru in 1978.
  • Kamte came into media limelight after an August 2007 incident in Solapur when he arrested Ravikant Patil, Member of the Legislative Assembly, as he was bursting crackers late night in a party. Further, he got criticised by political critics, but people of Solapur supported him for that case.
  • He was killed in an action against terrorists during the Mumbai attacks, on 26 November 2008 at Hotel Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai.
  • He was honoured with United Nations Medal, Videsh Seva medal for UN service, Awarded Director General’s insignia and Antarik Suraksha Padak for Anti-Naxalite operation.
  • He was honoured with country’s highest peacetime gallantry award- Ashok Chakra for his bravery and his indelible martyr.
  • Here is the tributary video for the martyr Ashok Kamte.