Raipur: Chief minister Bhupesh Baghel paid a humble tribute to Sub-Inspector Deepak Bharadwaj in his native village Pihrid of Sakti district. Late Deepak Bharadwaj was martyred in a Naxalite encounter.
Baghel announced on the occasion that the Pihrid High School will be named after the martyr Deepak Bhardwaj. Meanwhile, Deepak Bhardwaj was martyred on April 3, 2021 during a Naxalite encounter in Jeevanaguda area of Tarrem police station jurisdiction in Bijapur district.
Baghel met the parents of martyr Deepak Bharadwaj, father Radhelal Bhardwaj and mother Parameshwari Bharadwaj and expressed condolences to them.