Parachute practice in Ladakh Para Commando Killed – The Kashmir News
LADAKH // Para-commando Naik Suraj Pal died during a mountain strike exercise in Leh-Ladakh after his parachute failed to open. Surajpal was a native of Hathras, Uttar Pradesh. Last week too, a commando was killed during an exercise in the Leh sector. On August 29, Paratrooper Naib Subidar Haribir Singh of the ParaSF Battalion was also killed during an exercise in the Leh sector. During this exercise, the paratroopers had to descend from the sky through parajump, but due to some disturbance during the parajump, Naib Subedar Harbir Singh’s parachute did not open due to which he could descend from the sky. . But he fell. He fell to the ground, sustaining serious injuries and later died.