Fri, Feb 12, 2016, 07:27 AM
Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad, 33, died at Army Research and Referral Hospital in Delhi on Thursday, four days after he was found buried alive beneath 25 feet of ice for over 6 days in the deadly heights of Siachen. He is survived by his wife and a two-year-old daughter. Siachen veterans, and family and friends of late Siachen heroes speak of what it takes to survive at such peaks. As the nation mourns, will soldiers now get their due?.