Colonel Ashutosh Sharma, who was killed throughout an anti-terror operation in north Kashmir, was cremated with full army honours in Jaipur on Tuesday morning.
His spouse Pallavi Sharma and brother lit the funeral pyre at a cremation floor within the presence of different relations and Military officers.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and South Western Military chief Lieutenant Basic Alok Kler paid tributes to Colonel Sharma at Jaipur Navy Station’s 61, Cavalry Floor.
They consoled Colonel Sharma’s relations as Pallavi put up a courageous face and greeted them with folded fingers.
Soldier Welfare Minister Pratap Singh, MP Rajyavardhan Rathore, Jaipur Collector Jogaram and different senior officers of the Military laid wreaths and paid their tributes.
A unit of the South Western Command gave a guard of honour to Colonel Sharma and three volley gun pictures have been fired. Colonel Sharma was among the many 5 safety personnel killed within the encounter on Sunday. He’s the second Commanding Officer of the 21 Rashtriya Rifles who misplaced his life in combating terrorism.