In an unfortunate incident of avalanche in Machil sector on 02 Feb 2018, the Army has lost three of its soldiers. We pray for the gallant departed souls who braved all odds with exemplary commitment and dedication to duty and made the supreme sacrifice in the service of the motherland.
Late Hav Kamlesh Singh, Nk Balveer and Sep Rajendra were part of a Patrol party which was serving in the formidable heights along the line of control and got swept away during an avalanche. Concerted efforts of Avalanche Rescue Team have led to the recovery of mortal remains of comrades.
Martyr Hav Kamlesh Singh, 39 years of age, had joined the Army in 1999 and hailed from Village Mahara Gujarwas located in Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan. He is survived by his wife and three children.
The young martyr Sep Rajendra was only 24 years in age and had joined the Army in 2012. He belonged to Village Maithna of Alwar district in Rajasthan and is survived by his wife.
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