Odisha CM Grieves Odia Jawan’s Death In Ladakh

Bhubaneswar: The body of an Odia Army Jawan killed in Ladakh when a military vehicle fell into the valley reached his native village in Jajpur.

The jawan was identified as Shashank Sekhar Samal of Khetrapal village in Jajpur district. The village plunged into sorrow as information spread about the jawan’s death.

Besides, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik extended his condolences to the bereaved family members of the jawan.



Shashank is survived by a widowed mother, wife and 2-yr-old child.