The mortal stays of Naib Subedar Parwinder Singh from 22 Punjab, who laid down his life within the excessive altitude space of Batalik sector (Leh) alongside the Line of Control, had been cremated in Jagraon city of Ludhiana district with full navy honours Sunday.
The junior commissioned officer is survived by his father, spouse and two sons aged 11 and 13.
An Army contingent arrived with the mortal stays and gave Singh a ultimate farewell.
On Friday, Parwinder died on the spot after falling right into a minefield within the line of obligation.
Jagraon SDM Narinder Singh Dhaliwal, on behalf of the district administration, paid homage whereas District Planning Board Chairman and former minister Malkit Singh Dakha attended on behalf of the state authorities. Representatives of assorted political and social organisations, administrative and law enforcement officials had been additionally current.
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh had on Saturday introduced an ex-gratia compensation of Rs 50 lakh, together with a authorities job to a member of the family of Naib Subedar Parwinder Singh. The CM, in a press assertion, had stated that the state authorities would offer all potential assist and help to the household.