Watch: President Kovind, PM Modi & others pay tributes to Pulwama martyrs
Tributes were paid to bravehearts martyred in Pulwama attack at CRPF’s Lethpora camp in Jammu and Kashmir. Soil collected from jawans’ houses and cremation grounds by Maharashtra’s Umesh Gopinath Jadhav placed at the memorial. Jadhav, who took a 61000 km-long journey across India to meet martyrs’ families, was the special guest at wreath-laying ceremony. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh among others took to Twitter and paid tributes to the brave martyrs. On February 14, 2019, around 40 CRPF jawans were killed in Pulwama. The convoy of the jawans was targeted by a suicide bomber associated with terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed.