|Birth Date||5 April 1957|
|Education||University of Mumbai|
|Died||26 November 2008, Mumbai|
|Serving||Mumbai Police Department, Anti-Extortion Cell|
Vijay Salaskar is a famous encounter specialist in India serving with the Mumbai police. Salaskar killed around 80 gangsters in encounter on duty. He was also honored with Ashoka Chakra on 26th January 2018. He joined Mumbai police as a Sub-Inspector in 1983.