Hamirpur (Himachal Pradesh) : Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur meets family members of martyred soldier Ankush Thakur at his native place Karohata this morning. 21-year-old soldier from Karohata village of Bhoranj subdivision of Hamirpur distt was also killed in a violent clash with Chinese troops in the Galwan Valley.
Yesterday, he was cremated with military honors. Ankush Thakur killed in Indo-China clash at LAC. Sepoy was recruited to the Punjab Regiment in 2018 and was a resident of Karohta, a village in Bhoranj subdivision. His father and grandfather had also served in the Indian Army. 20 Indian soldiers were reported to have been killed in the violent clash between India and China on Monday night in the Galwan valley.