Last rites of General Bipin Rawat performed with full military honours

General Bipin Laxman Singh Rawat

The mortal remains of General Bipin Rawat were cremated at Delhi's Brar Square cremation ground with full military honours on Friday. According to The Indian Express, the late general was accorded a 17-gun salute at his funeral attended by 800 service personnel as per protocol. Top military officials from Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan also attended the final farewell of India’s first Chief of Defence Staff.

General Bipin Rawat