A final tribute has been given to the 20 Galwan martyrs who lost their lives fighting the Chinese troops on June, 15th. A wall has been erected in eastern Ladakh that states their ultimate sacrifice for the nation.
The Army has honoured the ‘Gallants of Galwan’ and silenced critics over Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s comment “humare fauji maarte-maarte mare hai”. The wall mentions the valour of the martyrs who inflicted heavy casualties on the Chinese.
Colonel B Santosh Babu led the martyrs from the front and fought gallantly in hand to hand combat.
PM Narendra Modi, had stated while paying tribute to the martyrs,“I want to assure that the sacrifices of our soldiers won’t go in vain. The country is proud of our martyred brave soldiers who went down fighting.”