Srinagar: The military on Tuesday remembered its 4 courageous troopers on their first demise anniversary, who had been martyred in the course of the elimination of the mastermind of the Pulwama suicide assault. The Pulwama suicide assault befell final yr on a convoy of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). As many as 40 CRPF personnel had been killed in a February 14, 2019 assault on a CRPF convoy at Lethpora in Pulwama, Kashmir by a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JEM) suicide bomber.
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On the identical day final yr, an operation was launched by the safety forces to eradicate Kamran alias Ghazi Rashid. Ghazi Receipt was the mastermind of the IED assault on the CRPF convoy. Rashid was a Pakistani terrorist and the 'Chief Operational Commander' of JEM.
Adil Dar was skilled by IED specialist Rashid. Dar was a terrorist of JEM, who rammed a automobile filled with explosives into the convoy. During the encounter, 4 troopers of the military – Major Vibhuti Shankar Dhoundiyal, troopers Hari Singh, Havildar Sheoram and soldier Ajay Kumar sacrificed their lives.
The Army's Northern Command stated in a tweet, 'Indian Army on February 18, 2019 .. Brave troopers fought valiantly, demonstrated exemplary braveness and ended the mastermind of the Pulwama assault and made the supreme sacrifice. A proud nation remembers its courageous individuals.
#IndianArmy 18Feb2019. #OpPinglana(#Pulwama). The bravehearts fought valiantly, displayed exemplary braveness; eradicated masterminds of cowardly #PulwamaAttack & made supreme sacrifice. The proud Nation remembers the bravehearts.@adgpi
– NorthernComd.IA (@NorthernComd_IA) February 18, 2020
Srinagar-based 15 Corp Commander Lt Gen Okay.J.S. Dhillon additionally tweeted. Dhillon stated within the tweet, 'He administered justice to Pulwama inside 100 hours. Salute to the martyred comrades.
( Input IANS )