Aid for martyr's family
Virinder Kumar of 17 Jat Regiment hailing from Mohna
village, near here, was killed while fighting
against the Pakistani intruders in the Mushkoh
valley during the successful capturing of the Tiger
He is the third martyr
belonging to the district. Sepoy Virinder Kumar (22)
is survived by his parents and seven brothers.
According to a message received from the Army his
body will reach Mohna tomorrow. Meanwhile, people
from far and near today attended the "terahvi"
of martyr Har Prasad at Faridpur village, near here.
Cash, bank drafts and
cheques for more than 1.75 lakh were presented to
the family of Sepoy Har Prasad by Mr Jagdish Nayar,
Minister; Mr Krishna Pal, MLA; Mr Mahendra Pratap, a
former minister; by Modern Vidyaniketan and various
other organisations and individuals.
The Tribune News Service