Wreath laying ceremony of Central Reserve Police Force jawan Kuldeep Oraon was carried out in Srinagar on July 03. Kuldeep Oraon lost his life in an encounter with terrorists in Malbagh on July 02. One terrorist was also neutralised by the security forces during the gunfight.
Wreath laying ceremony of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan was performed in JandK's Humhama on July 02. He lost his life in a terrorist attack in JandK's Sopore on July 01. Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Vijay Kumar along with officers and jawans of police and security forces paid floral tribute to fallen CRPF jawan. Terrorists fired upon CRPF patrolling party and in the attack a civilian also lost his life.
Wreath laying ceremony of Indian Army Sepoy Ganesh Hansda was held in Ranchi with full honours. Sepoy Ganesh lost his life in violent clash with Chinese troops in Galwan valley. Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren paid his tribute. 20 Indian Army soldiers lost their lives in violent clash.
This 10-year-old boy from Pulwama wins heart with his rap. Arafat Mohideen Bhat has sung more than 5 songs so far. Class 4th student gets inspired from YouTube and TV music channels. "I want to show the world that a Kashmiri kid can also have talent. I urge youth to follow their dreams," he said.
Due to unavailability of migrant labourers amid the coronavirus pandemic, farmers in J and K's Pulwama have started paddy plantation by themselves. One of the farmers said, "People of Bihar used to come here during the season of plantation but this year due to lockdown conditions, non-local workers returned back to their hometown, and no one is coming back right now. Farmers of Pulwama are hopeful that they will get some fruitful income.
Home Minister Amit Shah said that after United States of America and Israel, if there is any other country that is able to protect its borders, it is India. "India's defence policy has gained global acceptance in the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The whole world agrees that after USA and Israel if there is any other country that is able to protect its borders, it is India," said the Home Minister Amit Shah at the virtual rally in Bihar. "There was a time when anybody used to enter our borders, beheaded our soldiers and Delhi's darbar remained unaffected. Uri and Pulwama happened during our time, it was the Modi and BJP government, we did surgical strikes and airstrike," Amit Shah further said.
One unidentified terrorist neutralized at Malbagh area of Srinagar in Jammu andKashmir on July 02. One Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan has lost his life in the encounter with militants. According to sources, The QAT (Quick Action Team) jawan succumbed to his injuries in the hospital. The operation was launched at the outskirts of Srinagar city by police Special Operations Group (SOG) and CRPF. The operation is underway.
Indian Army organised a tour for school students in Srinagar under outdoor classroom learning experience. The visit was named as 'Know Your Army' tour. The students of Army Goodwill School (AGS) Hanzik visited JAK LI Regimental Centre. The tour was organised to develop interests and abilities of students with an aim to broaden the horizon of learning and break the monotonous schedule amid COVID-19 pandemic. Around 93 students participated in the tour. The students were shown a movie on history of rising of the centre and its gallantry achievements. This tour helped in expansion of outlook among students and developed a great understanding of functioning of Indian Army. Such opportunities assist in building social experience and holistic development of personality of students.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July 03 made a surprise visit to Ladakh. The Prime Minister was accompanied by Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane. He reached Nimu, early morning and interacted with Army, Air Force and ITBP personnel. PM was briefed by senior officers at a forward position in Nimu amid ongoing tension with China. Earlier, the Defence Minister was scheduled to visit Ladakh today to review the preparedness of the Army amid the ongoing standoff with China. The situation at the India-China border remains tensed after 20 Indian soldiers lost their lives in a violent face-off in the Galwan valley on June 15-16.
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