The petitioner, 78- years- old Pal Kaur of Lehra Dhudkot, Bathinda is seeking issuance of direction to the Union of India to take up the matter of release of her husband, Havaldar
Dharam Pal Singh, from Pakistan jail," counsel of the petitioner H C Arora told India Today.
During the exchange of fire, Havaldar
Manzoor Abbasi lost his life while four citizens, including two young girls and a women, were injured.
Arifullah from Lakki Marwat and Lance Havaldar
Zaheer Ahmad from Chakwal.
The former athlete, who had also served as Havaldar
in the 6 Sikh Regiment, was conferred the Dhyan Chand Award in 2008.
The body of Lance Havaldar
Irfan Ali has been sent to his home town.On April 15, at least two Frontier Corps (FC) personnel were martyred and 12 injured in a cross-border skirmish along the Pak-Afghan border late on Saturday night, said a statement by the ISPR.
Three Young Officers ( YOs) and a havaldar
were grievously injured in the incident.
According to an Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release, the martyred included Havaldar
Khalid, Sepoy Naveed, Sepoy Bachal, Sepoy Ali Raza, Sepoy M Babar and Sepoy Ahsan.
ISLAMABAD -- The 20th martyrdom anniversary of Nishan-i-Haider Havaldar
Lalak Jan Shaheed is being observed today (Sunday).
The team consists of Izhar Ali Khan (captain), Subedar Israr Wali, Havaldar
Shahbaz Ahmed, Havaldar
Mirajuddin, Naik Amir Hamza, Feroze Ali Khan, Havaldar
Ziaur Rahman and Irfan Ali Khan.
The army's media wing named the martyred soldiers as Havaldar
Abdur Rab and Naik Khurram.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Foreign Affairs, Shah Mahmood Qureshi Sunday while paying tribute to the security forces personnel martyred in Indian firing at the Line of Control (LoC), said 'with their supreme sacrifices they safeguard our future.' In a statement on his twitter handle, the foreign minister said Shaheed Havaldar
Abdul Rab and Shaheed Naik Khurram laid down their lives defending civilians along the LoC.