Sad news coming in. A British Gurkha Soldier Vijay Rai has been killed in Afghanistan on Saturday. Rai’s family have been informed. According to the Ministry of Defence, Rai was killed in the Nahr-e Saraj region of Helmand. He’s the eighth British Gurkha soldier killed in Afghanistan so far.
A cousin of mine has been rushed to England from Afghanistan as a casualty. Prayers to family and friends.