JAIPUR: The mortal remains of Army jawan Vikas Singh Gurjar, who was killed in a militant attack in Kashmir’s Shopian area, were today consigned to flames in Karauli district.
The funeral took place in Andhayakhara village in Karauli with full military honour.
Public representatives, district administration and police officials as well as locals offered floral tribute to Gurgar.
Gurjar was born on July 1, 1991 and got recruited in Rajput Regiment of the Army at the age of 19 in June 2010.
He is survived by his wife Ramraji and parents.
Militants of pro-Pakistan Hizbul Mujahideen terror group ambushed an army convoy, killing three personnel and wounding five others, including two officers, in South Kashmirs Shopian district yesterday. A civilian caught in crossfire was also killed. (AGENCIES)