Tributes were paid to Sahadev Maruti More (26), a jawan attached to Madras Engineer Group and Centre of the Army, was posted at Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir who was killed cross-firing during an encounter between militants and security forces.
He was a native of Savalasanga village in Indi taluk of Vijayapura district. His mortal remains were brought here at Sambra airport by a special plane where Tributes were paid. Later the mortal remains were taken to his village for final rites.
More was the youngest of the three sons in his family. His eldest brother is with the BSF and another brother is a farmer in the village and Sahadev had got engaged three months ago.