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Kargil Heroes Paid Homage on Martyrdom Anniversary

RAWALPINDI: The 21st ‘Shahadat’ anniversary of Captain Karnal Sher Khan Shaheed, Nishan-e- Haider, and Havaldar Lalak Jan Shaheed, Nishan-e-Haider, was observed on Tuesday at their native towns, Swabi and Ghizer respectively.

Wreath-laying ceremonies were held to pay homage to “supreme sacrifices” of valiant sons of the soil in the line of duty to safeguard Pakistan’s territorial integrity and sovereignty, a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.

On behalf of Chief of Army Staff( COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Major General Ehsan Mehmood Khan, Force Commander Northern Areas ( FCNA), laid a floral wreath at Havaldar Lalak Jan shaheed’s grave while Commandant Malakand Task Force laid a floral wreath at the grave of Captain Karnal Sher Khan shaheed.

People from various walk of lives, civilian and military officials and relatives of martyrs attend the ceremony.