20 September Sunday

Malayali Soldier Martyred in Pak Shelling at Jammu Border

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Wednesday Sep 16, 2020


NEW DELHI : A 36-year-old Malayali jawan, Aneesh Thomas,  was martyred in Jammu’s Naushara sector as Pak army shelled forward areas along the Line of Control. Aneesh Thomas hailed from Pathanamthitta district with his home, Asha Bhavan, in Anchal.

The attack took place Tuesday noon at Jammu Kashmir border of Sundrabani located in Naushara sector. Fellow soldiers informed the family of Aneesh’s demise  later at  8 pm night. The body will be flown to Thiruvananthapuram by tomorrow morning after postmortem.

Aneesh had planned  a  vacation home on 25th of this month. The martyr was the eldest son of Thomas and Ammini. He is survived by wife Emily and 6-month-old daughter.