Sepoy Jaspreet Singh Killed In Pak Firing Cremated With State Honours

Emotions ran high as the people gathered in huge numbers to pay their last respects to the Sepoy Jaspreet Singh during his funeral at Talwandi Mallian village in Moga district’s Dharamkot on Wednesday. Jaspreet (24) was killed during unprovoked firing by Pakistan at LOC in Nowshera in J&K’s Rajouri sector on Tuesday.

He was cremated with full military honours at the village cremation ground after his body was airlifted from Srinagar to Halwara air force station in Ludhiana from where it was brought here by the Army by road.

A gun salute was given at the funeral by an Army contingent and the pyre was lit by Jaspreet’s father and brother.