Kurukshetra, 30 October: Days after Indian soldiers Mandeep Singh lost his life in the ceasefire violation in Machhal sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday announced a compensation of Rs. 50 lakh and government job to one family member of the slain soldiers.
Khattar said, we all stand along with their families, Rs. 50 lakh will be given as compensation and a government job will be offered to one family member of the soldier.
Khattar also said, the sacrifice of Mandeep Singh will not go in vain, adding a befitting reply will be given to Pakistan for their act. We will help family in every possible manner.
27 year old Mandeep Singh was killed in an attack in Machhal sector near the Line of Control on Friday.
The terrorists mutilated his body before crossing into Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) under the cover of firing provided by Pakistan Army. One terrorist also killed in attack.
Mandeep Singh belong to Kurukshetra Haryana.