Biron: The seventh martyrdom day of Manoj Kushwaha, martyred in firing by terrorists while patrolling on 22 November 2016 in Machil sector of Jammu and Kashmir, was celebrated on Wednesday. First of all, the program was started by hoisting the tricolor and lighting the lamp and offering floral tribute to the martyr’s portrait. Chief guest Umashankar Kushwaha said that Manoj Kushwaha was martyred while protecting the motherland in Machil sector on 22 November 2016. Taking inspiration from his martyrdom, youth are working in various fields of the society.
Martyr’s mother Sheela Devi told that my son was martyred for the country but till date the road connecting the martyr’s village has not been built. Despite all the promises, the promises have proved to be empty. She cried while describing her pain. Congress in the program Senior leader of BSP, Janak Kushwaha, Block Chief Santosh Kushwaha, former District President of Employees Union, Devendra Kushwaha, District General Secretary of BSP, Akhileshwar Kushwaha etc. paid tribute to Saheed. There were demands for a job to a member of the martyr’s family, construction of a Shaheed Park, registering the road connecting the martyr’s native village in the name of the martyr and providing a petrol pump or gas agency, but till date none of these demands have been fulfilled. Presided over by martyr’s father Hari Lal Kushwaha and former head of operations Akash Rajbhar. In the end, the coordinator of the program, martyr’s brother Brijmohan Kushwaha expressed his gratitude to the people who had come.