SRINAGAR: Even as court-martial proceedings are going on against the Major Leetul Gogoi of the human shield fame, he is still not fading from the public discourse in the mainland India.
In a recent Pandal Pooja festival held in Gorwa area of Vadodara district in Gujarat, Dar’s Human Shield poster was displayed as that of a ‘Kashmiri Stone Pelter’. Alongside was Lord Ganesha in army uniform holding an AK-47. The function was a tribute to the army, particularly to Major Gogoi”, Indian Express reported.
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat has talked in detail in Telegraph about the Major and the tone was indirectly supportive.