The Indian Army won the hearts of many on the internet as Srinagar-based Chinar Corps shared a tweet describing how it resuscitated a damaged grave of a Pakistan Army officer who was Killed in Action (KIA) in Naugam sector of Jammu and Kashmir in 1972.

The epitaph on grave reads: “In memory of Major Mohd Shabir Khan, Sitar-e-Jurrat Shahid 05 May 1972, 1630 H, killed in counter attack by 9 Sikh’.”

“In keeping with the traditions & ethos of the #IndianArmy, #ChinarCorps resuscitated a damaged grave of Major Mohd Shabir Khan, Sitara-e-Jurrat, Pakistan Army, who was Killed in Action (KIA) at a forward location along LC in Naugam Sector on 05 May 1972,” Chinar Corps tweeted along with the picture of the restored grave.

“A fallen soldier, irrespective to the country he belongs to, deserves respect & honour in death. #IndianArmy stands with this belief. This is #IndianArmy for the world,” the Army added.