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Thursday, September 23, 2021

Kargil Vijay Diwas


We should face disasters with courage: Walse-Patil

July 26, 2021 9:58 pm

Kargil and Pune enjoy a beautiful relationship, says Rizvi

Kargil Vijay Diwas marked, Army Commander reaches out to war veterans, families

July 26, 2021 9:36 pm

Kargil Vijay Diwas is observed on July 26 every year as a tribute to the gallantry and valour of the military personnel who fought Pakistani troops in Ladakh’s Kargil-Drass Sector.

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Remembering the heroes of 'Operation Vijay'

July 26, 2020 10:39 am

July 26 is celebrated as "Kargil Vijay Diwas" every year to mark the successful completion of "Operation Vijay" that ended the 3-month war along the Line of Control

Mann Ki Baat HIGHLIGHTS: Think of Covid warriors when you feel tired of wearing mask, says PM Modi

August 30, 2020 9:18 am

The Prime Minister began his address to nation by remembering the jawans who laid down their lives during the 1999 Kargil War.

PM Modi at Kargil Vijay Diwas: Won't succumb to pressure or influence on national security

July 27, 2019 9:25 pm

In his opening speech, PM Modi said winning the Kargil was a testament of India's strength, patience, sanctity and discipline. "It was the victory of every Indian's expectations," he said.

‘Kargil is discussed every day at our home; for us, the war is still going on’

July 27, 2019 2:02 pm

The kin of several martyrs claimed that promises made to them two decades ago by the government were yet to be fulfilled. For them, the ‘Kargil War’ is as live today as it was 20 years ago.

Missing at event to honour kin of servicemen: Amarinder Singh' ministers, MLAs

July 27, 2019 1:35 pm

No minister or MLA from the ruling Congress party attended a felicitation function for war widows and soldiers at Maharaja Ranjit Singh War Museum in Ludhiana.

Kargil Vijay Diwas celebrated with wreath ceremony at Pune National War Memorial

July 27, 2019 8:43 am

On the occasion, a commemorative wreath was laid at the Memorial by Southern Army Commander Lieutenant General S K Saini on behalf of all ranks of Southern Command.

Anecdotes, tributes abound at India Gate on Kargil Vijay Diwas

July 27, 2019 4:48 am

The event at India Gate began at 4.30 pm with a wreath-laying ceremony. Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Minister of State for Defence, Shripad Yesso Naik and Minister of State for Animal Husbandry, Pratap Sarangi, were chief guests at the event and paid tribute.

Anyone picking up gun in Kashmir will go to grave: Army Chief Bipin Rawat

July 27, 2019 7:38 am

"Any local militant who is picking up the gun against security forces, he will no longer be a militant, that is one strategy that anybody who picks up the gun against the Army will no longer be a militant," said Rawat.


Kargil Vijay Diwas 2020: Photos that show how India won the battle

July 26, 2020 12:06 pm

Kargil Vijay Diwas 2020: On this day in 1999, the Indian Army successfully completed 'Operation Vijay'. The war was fought between India and Pakistan between May and July 1999 in the Kargil district of Jammu and Kashmir and along the Line of Control (LOC).

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Here is how India came together to support its 1999 war heroes

July 26, 2019 8:10 am

Kargil Vijay Diwas: In 1999, Indian troops had recaptured several mountain tops overlooking the strategic Srinagar-Leh highway from Pakistani intruders. Releasing a statement in this regard, the Army said that the 20th anniversary of "Operation Vijay" will be celebrated with the theme 'Remember, Rejoice and Renew'.

Kargil Vijay Divas: All about the heroes of 1999 'Operation Vijay'

July 26, 2020 9:47 am

A glimpse of the war heroes whose valour and heroism led to the capture of 'Tiger Hill' in 'Operation Vijay' during the 1999 Kargil War.