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Martyr Jawan Naveen Vashisht (File photo)
Naveen Vashisht, a soldier posted in the Indian Army in Rohtak district of Haryana, was martyred. He was injured ten days ago in an accident during a sailing boat game in the sea in Mumbai. He breathed his last in a hospital in Mumbai late on Wednesday night. On Thursday, his body was brought to the ancestral residence in Rohtak’s Janata Colony. From here Parthiv took the body to the cremation ground near Vaish College. Where he was cremated with state honors.
Father Bansilal said that before the accident, on December 8, he had spoken to his son on the phone. In which he had talked about coming soon for about 20 days leave. He often talked about bringing gold medals for the country by playing in the Olympics. With this passion, he used to practice hard day and night. The martyr has two brothers Ashu and Praveen.
Naveen was the national player of Sailing
26-year-old Naveen, who was recruited in the Indian Army in 2015, was a national player of the Sailing sport. Naveen’s native village is Madkauli. At present his parents and other family members live in Janta Colony of the city. On December 13, Naveen was participating in the Army’s boat practice in the sea in Mumbai. During this his boat overturned. In which the young man suffered a head injury. Jawan Naveen was undergoing treatment at a hospital in Mumbai for nine days. He lost the battle for life in the hospital on Wednesday night.