The funeral of the Police Turam Virulis, who was killed in the encounter with police and Naxalites in the police station on Saturday night, along with the station in-charge Vidyapati Singhdev, was performed on Monday morning. A large number of people including Deputy Commissioner, SP, were present at the funeral of Babkundia, ancestral village of Police.
The body of martyr Sepoy Turam Virulis was merged with Panchtattva in the courtyard of his house. After the martyrdom of the soldier, the entire village including his family is in mourning. The martyr’s funeral was done with state honor and tribal Rite custom.
On the occasion Deputy Commissioner of the district Dr. Shantu Agarhi, SP Anish Gupta and Chaibasa MLA Deepak Biruva were also present.
Turam left behind his mother, wife, 2 daughters and a son. Turam joined the police job in 2008. His father was also in police, after his death, Turam got a job in the police on compassion.