Like other parts of the country the second anniversary of surgical strike day was celebrated in Jammu with enthusiasm and patriotic fervor.
Divisional Commissioner, Jammu Sanjeev Verma flagged off a rally from Maharaja Hari Singh Park to BalidanStambh, here on Saturday.
Students from various government and private schools participated in the rally holding banners and placards amid chanting of the slogans in praise of Indian Army and conveying gratitude to brave military forces of India.
While paying tributes to the martyred soldiers who laid down their lives for the nation, the divisional commissioner said the nation will always remain indebted to them for their supreme sacrifice and devotion towards duty. The divisional commissioner also presented token of appreciation to the family members of martyrs.
Deputy commissioner Jammu Ramesh Kumar, IGP Jammu, Dr S D Singh Jamwal, SSP Jammu Vivek Gupta, ADDC Jammu SuriyaJabeen, ACR Jammu Nissar Ahmed were also present on the occasion.