The Army today paid rich tributes to its martyrs who attained the supreme sacrifice in the terrorist attack at Sunjuwan Military Garrison, Jammu. Mortal remains of the martyrs belonging to Kashmir were flown to Srinagar by a special military aircraft.
A Wreath Laying Ceremony was organized at JAK LI Regimental Centre to honour the martyrs wherein wreaths were laid on behalf of Lt Gen AK Bhatt, GOC 15 Corps and Lt Gen Satish Dua, Colonel of the JAK LI Regiment.
Subedar Mohd Ashraf Mir, Hav Habibullah Qureshi, Nk Manzoor Ahmed Deva and L/Nk Mohd Iqbal Sheikh attained martyrdom during the pre-dawn attack on Sunjuwan Military Garrison on 10 Feb 2018.
The mortal remains were then taken to their native places in Kashmir Valley where they were laid to rest with full military honours. The Army deeply mourns the loss of its brave soldiers and in this hour of grief stands in solidarity with the bereaved families of the martyrs and remains committed to their dignity and well being.