A contingent of the Army personnel paid him tribute as per the military tradition by saluting and laying a wreath on the mortal remains at the airport here.
The body would be taken to Harihar in Davangere district where his family resides.
The jawanwas from the engineering unit of Secunderabad
He was killed and four others were injured while trying to destroy the ammunition which did not explode when fired from a few rocket launchers.
(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)