KURNOOL: The final rites of Army jawan P Shiva Gangadhar, who was killed in an accident three days in the past close to Indo-China border in Leh, had been carried out with full navy and state honours in Guvvalakuntla of Kurnool district on Monday. Gangadhar’s mortal stays reached Hyderabad in a particular flight from Delhi on Sunday night, in accordance to sources.
After the Army officers and personnel paid tributes, the jawan’s physique was introduced to his native Guvvalakuntla by a convoy, and handed over to the household. The closing rites had been carried out as per the protocol as a whole bunch of individuals gathered to bid an emotional and tearful farewell to Gangadhar.
District collector G Veera Pandian, SP Ok Fakeerappa and Army personnel additionally attended the funeral. The 28-year-old joined the Indian Army in 2017 and was deployed in Leh. Last week, his car plunged right into a deep valley close to the Indo-China border. Gangadhar spoke to his household earlier than the accident and was anticipated to come dwelling in February-end, a cousin had stated.