After Pulwama Soldier's Death, His Village In UP Finally Sees 'Vikas
NDTV Published on Feb 20, 2019
The death of 30-year-old CRPF jawan, Pankaj Kumar Tripathi, in Pulwama terror attack finally ushered in some long pending 'vikaas' or development in Uttar Pradesh's Maharajganj, close to the Nepal border. The village primary school, which was in a shambles for long, despite many reminders by the villagers for renovation, is now being rebuilt. The school has also been renamed after the slain soldier. The dirt track leading up to Pankaj Kuman Tripathi's house is being relaid.