KOKRAJHAR, DEC 9: A Shradanjali was offered to general Bipin Rawat, chief of defense staff who was died in a Helicopter crashed along with other 11 members including his wife on Wednesday in Tamil Nadu.
The shradanjali was carried out at Kokrajhar flyover Swahid Bedi along the RNB road which was organised by Kokrajhar municipality board in associaion with citizens of greater Kokrajhar town.
A one minute silence condolence and candle lighting programme was carried out to pay respect to the Rawat for eternal peace.
Peoples from all walks of life participated the shradanjali programme and offered their prayer and deep mourning.
Chairperson of Kokrajhar municipality board Pratibha Brahma has extended her deep mourning and condolences over the demise of Rawat along with other 11 members including his wife.
She said that the citizens will remember contributions and dedication of Rawat who always dedicated his life towards the security aspects in the country.
Meanwhile, the All BTC Minority Students Union also paid Shradanjali by lighting candles today evening at flyover in Kokrajhar to the general Rawat and prayed for eternal peace of the demise.
ABMSU chief organising secretary, Jaidul Islam has extended deep condolence and paid homage.
He said that peoples of the country loss a great personality with his untimely expire in a Helicopter crashing.
Hundreds of ABMSU activists and members participated the drafts programme.