The mortal stays of CRPF jawan Dhirendra Tripathi who died in a terrorist assault in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama on October 5 was consigned to flames with full state honours at his native village Padiya in Madhya Pradesh’s Satna district on Wednesday, as per authorities officers.
Previous to the cremation, chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan paid tributes to Tripathi after reaching the village and introduced a ‘shraddha nidhi’ of Rs one crore and a authorities job to a member of the family.
“Shraddha Nidhi of Rs 1 crore will probably be supplied to the household of martyr Tripathi, the true son of Bharat Mata. He can’t be introduced again however the state authorities stands together with his household. Anybody member of the household will probably be given a authorities job as per the want of late Tripathi’s spouse or household. A faculty or an establishment and a street of the village will probably be named after the martyr. His statue may also be put in in a authorities faculty or at some other acceptable place,” Chouhan mentioned.
A state authorities assertion additionally referred to the circumstances of Tripathi’s demise.
“CRPF jawan Dhirendra Tripathi was on the entrance throughout operational obligation at round 5pm two days again. At about the identical time, an Indian Military jawan was severely injured in a cowardly assault by terrorists. Dhirendra Tripathi was martyred on this assault. The assault was carried out when the jawans have been efficiently ending their obligation and coming again to the camp. Other than Tripathi, Shailendra Pratap Singh of Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh was additionally martyred within the assault. Three different troopers have been severely injured on this incident.”