Martyr Ankesh Bhardwaj was cremated with state honour at his village Seu in the district. Martyr Ankesh Bhardwaj had joined Indian Army two 2019 and was only 21 years of age. Notably, Ankesh was one of seven member team that was trapped in avalanche in Arunachal Pradesh. on Indo China border. The bodies of seven Army personnel were found on Tuesday in the high-altitude Kameng region of Arunachal Pradesh, after two days they were reported missing.
The pall of gloom loomed in the area as the body of the martyr arrived in the village. People from across the district thronged to pay tribute to the martyr. Contingents of Indian Army and state police and officers of district administration were present on the last rites of the martyr.
Bancha Ram father of the martyr said that he was proud of his son who had sacrificed his life for the county. The Martyr was floral adieu as people made beeline to the cremation ground. A 300 meter long national flag was made and displayed along the path to the crematorium.
Food and civil supply minister Rajender Garg, Rajesh Dharmani former MLA, Pankaj Rai Deputy Commissioner, SR Rana Superintendent of Police, Rajeev Thakur SDM Ghumarwin were also present.
Rajender Garg food and civil supply minister said that state government would provide every support to the family of the martyr.