POONCH, NOV 22: Member Legislative Council, Pardeep Sharma today launched the allied works around the memorial of Brigadier Pritam Singh. The works include beautification and facelift of surroundings at the site of Brigadier Pritam Singh’s Statue.
The funds for the works have been provided by MLC Pardeep Sharma out of CDF fund.
Brig. Commander 93 inf Brigade A.S Pandharkar, Addl. District Development Commissioner Poonch, Abdul Hamied Shaiekh, Addl. SP Anwarul Haq, besides a large number of civil society members, ex-service man who fought along with savior of Poonch Brig. Pritam Singh against Pakistan were also present.
Speaking on the occasion, Pardeep Sharma paid homage to the war hero and recalled his great sacrifice for upholding nation’s integrity and sovereignty.
The MLC said that it’s because of his valour and sacrifice that people of Poonch are part and parcel of India & living in one of the greatest democratic country of the world. The ADDC Poonch, also lauded the bravery and courage of late Brigadier Pritam Singh. He said Brigadier Pritam Singh would be always remembered for his act of bravery and for saving the lives of people.