People in big numbers present at the cremation ground
Thousands of people including religious leaders, retired defence personnel, school students, teachers, political leaders paid respect to the martyr jawan Arif Pathan as his body was heading to Navayard D Cabin cremation ground. It was a emotional moment for everyone as they give last salute to their favorite son.
People make a beeline to paid their respects to the departed soul fell to the enemy bullets in ceasefire violation. The body of Arif Pathan was taken to his home at Navayard area and after all the rituals it heads to Chistiya Mosque where a prayer was performed before the cremation.
Later the coffin carrying the body of martyr Arif Pathan reached the cremation ground where he was given the gun salute by the army soldiers. Later he was cremated with full military honours among the presence of army officials, family members and well wishers.