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One year on, memorial for CRPF martyrs inaugurated in Pulwama

IndiaTimes Friday, 14 February 2020 ()
The memorial is inscribed with the names of all the 40 troopers along with their photographs and the motto of the Central Reserve Police Force -- 'Seva and Nishtha' (Service and Loyalty). Maharashtra's Umesh Gopinath, who undertook a 61,000 km journey to meet the families of the 40 families, collected soil from their homes in an urn and presented it to the CRPF during the ceremony.
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A year ago today, 40 CRPF jawans were martyred by a suicide bomber in J&K's Pulwama while their convoy was travelling from Jammu to Srinagar. While the Army and the govt have taken the defence and diplomatic track to combat terror, there is one Marathi youth named Umesh Gopinath Jadhav who has been...

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