LoC killings: Nation pays tribute to the martyrs

CNN-IBN | Aug 07, 2013 at 08:53pm


A ceremonial send-off was organised by the army at the Palam air force base to honour the five soldiers who were killed in an ambush along the LoC on Tuesday morning. The bodies of the martyrs, Naik Prem Nath, Lance Naik Shambu Saran, Sepoy Vijay Kumar Ray, Sepoy Raghunandan Prasad and Naik Pundalik Mane were thereafter flown to their hometowns where they will be cremated with full state honours.