Srinagar,Oct 26,CNS: Chinar Corps celebrated the 72nd Infantry Day at BB Cantt today. The celebration began with a solemn wreath laying ceremony in which the Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen AK Bhatt and all ranks paid tribute to the slain at War Memorial at Badami Bagh Cantonment.
Paying homage to the sacrifice of valiant soldiers, Lt Gen AK Bhatt, said that the real tribute to these slain would be to remain committed to the cause for which they had laid down their lives and also urged the troops to continue to working with the same dedication and steadfast approach.He said that it was also a day for the Chinar Corps to rededicate itself to the well being of the people of Kashmir.
The Chinar Corps Commander further said, “We are celebrating the Infantry Day at a place, which has a historic significance, it is here that the Indian Army began its campaign to evict Pakistan invaders and succeeded in doing so with glory. We are all grateful to our valiant heroes and soldiers”.