Srinagar, June 16: Mortal remains of slain Ajay Singh Chowdhary was brought to New Delhi on Thursday, (June 16) from Srinagar.
24-year-old Ajay who was martyred during an encounter against unidentified militants on Wednesday (June 15) at the Machil sector in North Kashmir's frontier Kupwara district. However, unidentified militants were also been killed during ongoing gunfire. Five soldiers were also injured during the enounter.
The slain soldier, identified as Ajay Singh Choudhary of Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, would have turned 25-year-old on July 25 and he is survived by his wife.
Ajay was given farewell with full military honours.
Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag also pays tribute to slain Ajay Choudhry who died for motherland.