Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on 26 July in honor of the soldiers who died in the line of duty during the Kargil War. The day marks the victory of Indian soldiers in recapturing the heights of the mountain captured by the Pakistani Army on July 26, 1999, in what is known as the Kargil War. Several members of the Indian cricket fraternity paid tributes to the Indian soldiers on Tuesday.
Cricket Fraternity Pays Tribute To Kargil Heroes
Former India spinner Harbhajan Singh tweeted, “Salute to our young brothers who sacrificed their lives for the nation. The nation will always be grateful to you! Kargil Vijay Diwas 23 years. Zinda Hai. Jai Hind.”
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“This day marks 23 years of India’s victory in the Kargil War, we will always be grateful for all the valiant efforts of genuine and brave heroes who sacrificed themselves to protect our great nation. Jai Hind #KargilVijayDiwas,” tweeted former Indian batsman, Suresh Raina.
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Former Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh tweeted, “Paying homage to the courageous martyrs of the Kargil War, who selflessly defended our motherland, we will always be indebted to our armed forces. Jai Hind.”
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Meanwhile, cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir wrote, “Where it’s hard for us to even breathe, he won a war! Salute to the bravest! #KargilVijayDay.”
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The Kargil War was fought from May 8, 1999 to July 26, 1999 against Pakistan infiltrators who infiltrated Indian territory across the Line of Control in the winter of 1998 and fortified along NH 1A at Dras and Batalik in Kargil Defense captured. Territories of Ladakh region with the nefarious objective of dominating all military and civilian movements on the highway.
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Faced with unprecedented hardships, almost impossible terrain and overcoming the dangers of severe climatic conditions, the brave gallant soldiers with relentless valor and fervor launched valiant strikes on the well-fortified areas, thus securing a stunning victory. kargil vijay diwas images, kargil vijay diwas meaning