Mandi soldier attains martyrdom

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Mandi, The Hush Post: Rifleman Inder Singh (35) of Assam Rifles lost his life while serving the nation in Chandel district of Manipur. He belonged to upper Pandoh in Mandi district, Himachal Pradesh. Another soldier was killed and six other army personnel were injured in a powerful remote-controlled blast when they were on patrol duty in the morning hours. The deceased is survived by his mother, wife and six-year old son. He had a telephonic conversation with his family on Sunday night. The last rites will be performed at Pandoh as soon as the mortal remains reach here. His body was airlifted from Manipur to Chandigarh from where it will reach Mandi by road. In 2016, a soldier from Gohar in Mandi district had attained martyrdom at the same Chandel district in Manipur.