Army, Bengal police pay tribute to jawan killed in Ladakh accident
Lance Naik Bappaditya Khutia, who died in an accident in Ladakh region along with six of his compatriots, was honoured by Indian Army jawans and the West Bengal Police on Sunday as his mortal remains arrived here by air.
Born on April 15, 1988, he had joined the Army in 2009, a family member said.
He is survived by wife, 11-month-old daughter and parents, the family member said.
Hundreds of people thronged the place near his residence to catch a final glimpse of Khutia.
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