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Kids of Pulwama martyrs train at Sehwag's school

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The Times Of India
17th October, 2019 09:44 IST

NEW DELHI: Images of the children of Pulwama attack martyrs studying and playing cricket at the school run by Virender Sehwag has won the hearts of former India opener's fans on Twitter .

Sehwag took to micro-blogging platform on Wednesday and wrote a message along with the pictures. "Son of Heroes! What a privilege to be able to have these two at @SehwagSchool and have the fortune to contribute to their lives. Batsman - Arpit Singh s/o Pulwama Shaheed Ram Vakeel & Bowler- Rahul Soreng s/o Pulwama Shaheed Vijay Soreng. Few things can beat this happiness!" Sehwag tweeted.

Fans then queued up to reply in awe of Sehwag's gesture.

On February 14 this year, 40 CRPF personnel were killed in a terror attack in South Kashmir's Pulwama district.

The incident took place when a CRPF convoy was attacked by a suicide bomber who rammed a car laden with explosives into one of the buses on the Jammu-Srinagar highway.

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