Kargil Vijay Divas: Operation Vijay completes 20 years
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India ‘s victory in the Kargil war completed 20years on Friday. India won the Kargil War on July 26, 1999, due to this, on 26 July every year Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated. In 1999, the Pakistani infiltrators captured the hills of Kargil, after which the Indian Army launched operation Vijay against them. Operation Vijay started from May 8 and ran till July 26. In this action, 527 Indian soldiers were martyred and about 1363 were injured. About three thousand Pakistanis were killed in this fight, but Pakistan believes that about 357 soldiers were killed.
Recalling the bravery of the soldiers, the Indian army released a 24 minutes short film. Earlier the Kargil tribute song was also released. At the same time, Army chief General Bipin Rawat warned Pakistan from Drass on Thursday. He said that the 1999 Kargil war a big misery of Pakistan. I am confident that his army will never make such an outrage in the future. We have always kept them back on the backfoot and will keep it even further. Now Pakistan will never make a mistake like Kargil.