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Odia Jawan killed in BSF plane crash


The final rites of Odia BSF Jawan Kishore Rout was performed with full state honour at Deulatara village in Rajkanika of Kendrapara district on Thursday.He was killed in a plane crash in Delhi. Balakrushna Rout, father of Kishore Rout, said, “I got the information about the death of my son from the TV. I immediately called him up only to find his mobile phone switched off. Though he has sacrificed his life for the country, as parents, we could not bear the loss.” A sobbing Bharati Rout, mother of Kishore Rout, said, “Though I feel proud, I am saddened by my son’s death.”

The mortal remains of Kishore Rout arrived at the Bhubaneswar airport in a special BSF plane . From Bhubaneswar the body was taken to Deulatara village in a special vehicle last night.Rich tributes to Rout at the airport was paid by Odisha Police. Besides, Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda and BSF headquarters IG PS Sandhu also paid floral tributes to the BSF jawan.

As per news notably 10 persons including Kishore Rout, were killed after a BSF chartered flight flying to Ranchi crashed soon after its takeoff near Dwaraka in New Delhi on Tuesday.