Sepoy Kundan Kumar Ojha, 26, who was killed along with Colonel B Santosh Babu and Havildar K Palani in the violent face-off with Chinese troops at Galwan Valley in Ladakh on Monday night.

Ojha, a native residence of Dihari village of Sahibganj (Jharkhand) got recruited in the Bihar Regiment of the Indian Army in 2011. He was the 2nd child of his father Ravi Shankar Ojha, a farmer. Ojha’s mother Bhawani Devi was informed about her son’s death over phone from an Army official at around 3 pm in the afternoon. His brothers, Mukesh Kumar Ojha and Kanhaiyya Kumar Ojha, work in private companies at Dhanbad and Gooda respectively.

Personal details

Age: 26 years

Father’s Name: Ravi Shankar Ojha

Father’s Occupation: Farmer

Mother’s Name: Bhawani Devi

Siblings: Mukesh Kumar Ojha and Kanhaiyya Kumar Ojha

Birth place: Dihari village of Sahibganj in Jharkhand

Regiment: Bihar Regiment

Family & Relations

Wife: Neha Devi

Daughter: New Born (17 days only)

Sepoy Ojha is survived by his wife Neha Devi.He become father to a baby girl only 17 days ago.

Awards & Recongnition

Jharkhand’s CM Hemant Soren expressed his grief in the demise of the jawan. “We are proud of our brave son of Jharkhand #KundanOjha who sacrificed his life along with 2 others while serving for nation in the line of duty.

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