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Final farewell to a martyred soldier

July 31, 2008
Hundreds turned up to pay their last respects to jawan Ajit Gaokar, who died in the recent exchange of fire between India and Pakistan at the Line of Control at Rajouri in Jammu, and was cremated with full military honours in Mumbai on Thursday.

Image: Ajit Gaokar was cremated with full military honours. Photographs: Arun Patil

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