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Lighting of candles on the occasion of  ‘Kargil Vijay Diwas’ at Udhampur


Udhampur,July 27,2018-CNS:- An Army spokesman in an statement said To honour and recall the sacrifices of our brave and valiant soldiers, the 19th Anniversary of the Kargil Vijay Diwas was celebrated on 26 Jul 18 at , Shradhanjali Park, Udhampur, with due solemnity and dignity.

Lt Gen Paramjit Singh, Chief of Staff, HQ Northern Command alongwith a large number of military as well as civil officials, all ranks & families of the Garrison paid their homage and expressed eternal gratitude towards the ‘Brave Martyrs’ by lighting candles. The day is a special occasion for the Indian Army, being the anniversary of the rarest battle which was fought and won in the most adverse and challenging conditions.

Observing Kargil Vijay Diwas was a humble tribute to the martyrs and an acknowledgement of their valour, sacrifice and fortitude.