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Poonch encounter: Huge turnout for last rites of slain soldiers
Published on Oct 13, 2021 07:20 PM IST
Mortal remains of soldiers who were killed in an encounter in Jammu & Kashmir’s Poonch reached their respective homes. Villages in Punjab bid a tearful adieu to its martyrs. A large number of people gathered as the father of Naib Subedar Jaswinder Singh’s lit his pyre. In Rupnagar, CM Charanjit Singh Channi was present at the wreath-laying ceremony of Sepoy Gajjan Singh who was among the 4 soldiers & a JCO killed in Poonch. In Kapurthala's Mana Talwandi village, Jaswinder's son Vikramjit and daughter Harnoor Kaur (11) saluted their father's mortal remains. Watch the full video for more details.