Port Blair, July 20: In memory of Capt. Ashim Kr. Bhattacharjee, a short solemn programme was organised maintaining the SoP and social distancing at his Memorial in JNRM Campus, Port Blair on 20th July, 2020 at 10.00 AM.
Capt. Ashim Kr. Bhattacharjee laid down his life while fighting with Militants in the Uri Sector of Jammu & Kashmir on this day in 2000. He was a student of Chemistry Department of JNRM, Port Blair and was selected to join in the Indian Army as an Officer through NCC entry. Dr. N. Francis Xavier, Principal (Retd.), JNRM was the Chief Guest and Dr. J.D. Singh, Principal, JNRM was the Guest of Honour on the occasion. The programme was coordinated by Dr. Satyam Setia, ANO, NCC (Navy) and Dr. Kandi Mutnu, NSS Programme Officer.