Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today expressed grief over the death of a CRPF constable and an Army jawan, both hailing from Bihar, while fighting terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir, an official release said.
Kumar announced that funeral of the martyrs would be accorded with full police honours.
The CM announced that the state government would pay an ex-gratia amount to the next of kin of the two martyrs, the release said.
In his condolence message, Kumar said, "The entire country would remember the supreme sacrifice of the brave sons. Entire Bihar is with the martyrs' family.
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