The Dead body of 31 year old Lance Naik of Indian army and his civilian father from Tral area of South Kashmir's Pulwama, who were among the other army personnel killed in a militant attack on army camp in Jammu division reached home on Tuesday afternoon where hundreds of people participated in their last rites.
Pertinently an army man identified as Lance Naik Mohammad Iqbal Sheikh and his father Gh Mohidin Sheikh, residents of Reshipora Nigeenpora in Tral were killed in the attack at Sunjuwan military station in Jammu region.
Belonged to Ist-JAK LI of Indian army, deceased Iqbal is survived by mother, wife, son, three sisters and a brother.
He was working in the army from last 12 years and was posted at Jammu Sunjuwan army station from last one year.
The deceased solider was married, 3 years back in 2015. His father, wife and infant son, were along with him now a days to spend winters there, where his father also got killed when this attack took place while as son and wife miraculously survived the attack.
Soon after the news about the death of duo reached to their native village, whole area started mourning while as women folk were seen wailing in the area.
Notably large number of people including relatives of deceased were waiting for deadbodies from last two days as bad weather delayed the air and road traffic system in the region.
Today their bodies were airlifted to Srinagar and reached to their native village in afternoon where they were laid to rest.