The spouse of an Air Force officer who turned into some of the seven killed while a Mi-17 chopper crashed in Jammu and Kashmir’s Budgam remaining week sent out a strong message to people using social media to vent their anger over the India-Pakistan tension. Vijeta Mandavgane’s husband, Squadron Leader Ninad Mandavgane, changed into cremated with full army honors in Maharashtra’s Nashik on Friday.
Vijeta Mandavgane advised social media customers to reveal restraint and now not whip up sentiments.
“A lot is happening on social media and TV. The media acts responsibly and occasionally does not. You shout slogans. Instead of that, if you want to result in change, for my Ninad, WC Abhinandan, and the martyrs, do a small issue. Either join the forces or make your circle of relatives participants be part of the forces. If you can’t, then bring about small modifications around you to assist the kingdom. You can hold your surroundings easy, not litter the roads, now not urinate within the public, no longer harassing women,” Ms. Mandavgane informed reporters. The message became broadly shared online.
On Wednesday, the Wednesday, squadron Leader Ninad Mandavgane changed into some of the six Air Force officials killed after a Russian-made Mi-17 crashed in an open area close to Garand Kalaan village in Budgam. A civilian, too, was dead.
As the Squadron Leader’s remaining rites commenced, the bugle sounded the “Last Post,” and airmen reversed their rifles to pay tribute to the officer amid cries of “Bharat Mata ki Jai” and “Shahid Ninad Amar Rahe.”
His two-year antique daughter Nia kissed his coffin as his spouse, her uncle, and grandparents stood beside her stoically.
“We don’t need a struggle. You do not know the damages of war. We do not need more Nomads to head. Social media warriors, please forestall. If you want war, go to the front,” Vijeta Mandavgane turned into quoted as saying by using information business enterprise IANS.
Many human beings, along with pinnacle officers, were amassed on the crematorium to pay respects to the pilot.
Ninad Mandavgane, 33, completed his education at the Bhonsala Military School in Nashik. He graduated in mechanical engineering from the Services Preparatory Institute in Aurangabad and became commissioned within the helicopter wing of the Air Force in December 2009.