JAMMU : The White Knight Corps on Monday bid farewell to the brave heart who attained martyrdom on the Line of Control in Nowshera sector of Rajouri district.
“A wreath laying ceremony was organised in honour of the brave heart Sepoy Jagsir Singh, who laid down his life guarding the Nation’s frontiers while serving at the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowshera sector,” defence spokesman here said.
He said that a military send off was organised, wherein, GOC 25 Infantry Division among other military dignitaries, laid wreaths on behalf of Lt Gen D Anbu, Army Commander, Northern Command and Lt Gen Saranjeet Singh, GOC White Knight Corps.
Sepoy Jagsir Singh,32, belonged to Village Lohgarh Thakhran Wala, District Firozepur, Punjab and is survived by his wife Mohinder Pal Kaur, two daughters and a son.
Sepoy Jagsir Singh was a dedicated, brave and sincere soldier and a thorough professional. The nation will remain indebted to him for the supreme sacrifice and devotion to duty.
He will continue to motivate the future generations.