Tearful adieu to Sepoy
remains of Sepoy Santokh Singh (28), of 20 J and K
Rifles were consigned to flames yesterday at his
native village Jatoli with full military and state
Mr B.K. Aggarwal, Deputy
Commissioner, Kangra, and Mr K.C. Sadyal, SP, Kangra,
laid wreaths on behalf of the Governor and the Chief
Minister, respectively. Captain Alok Gupta laid a
wreath on behalf of the Northern Army Command.
Thousands of people drawn from all sections of
society attended the funeral of the gallant hero who
was recruited in the Army nine years back.
Tribune News Service