PESHAWAR: Namaz-e-Janaza of Captain Zargham, who embraced ‘Shahadat’ (martyrdom) on Wednesday in Mohmand was offered at Peshawar Cantt.
The body of the ‘Shaheed’ captain was dispatched to his ancestral town for burial with full military honour, an Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release said.
Governor KP, Shah Farman, Lieutenant General Shaheen Mazhar Mehmood, Corps Commander, IG Frontier Corps KP, Major General Asif Ghafoor, ISPR Director General and a number of other civil military officials attended the funeral prayer.
Captain Zargham was martyred as he was neutralising an IED detected at Mohmad Gat in Mohmand District.
Sepoy Rehan of the bomb disposal squad was critically injured in the explosion, the director-general of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) wrote on Twitter.