Hamirpur remembers 21-yr-young sepoy Ankush Thakur, martyred in Indo-China LAC standoff in Ladakh

A pall of gloom descended on Karohta village when tragic news reached here about the demise of Sepoy Ankush Thakur in a fierce clash between Indian and Chinese troops in Galwan valley of Ladakh. The 21-year-old sepoy was recruited to the Punjab Regiment in 2018 and was a resident of Karohta, a village in Bhoranj subdivision.    His father and grandfather had also served in the Indian Army. Thakur has a younger brother who is studying in class six.   Twenty Indian soldiers were reported to have been killed in the violent clash between India and China on Monday night in the Galwan valley.     As soon as the information about jawan's martyrdom was given through phone by the Army Headquarters to the Gram Panchayat Karohta, people started raising anti-China slogans.

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