Homage was paid to the four soldiers of the Border Security Force who were killed in Tuesday’s ambush by the Maoists in Andhra-Odisha border.

The mortal remains of the four BSF men – ASI Jaswant Singh of Punjab, Head Constable Surender Singh of Himachal Pradesh, Head Constable Virender Prasad of Uttar Pradesh and constable Guroo Dayal Singh of Madhya Pradesh – were given a ceremonial farewell at at the Old Aiport Terminal. The mortal remains of the BSF troopers were flown to their respective states by evening.

— Special Correspondence