Published On : Fri, Jul 26th, 2019

Rajnath Singh pays homage to Kargil martyrs

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lays a wreath in the memory of the slain soldiers at the National War Memorial in Delhi on the 20th anniversary of the Kargil War.

The Indian Armed Forces had defeated Pakistan on July 26, 1999. Since then, the day is celebrated as Kargil Vijay Diwas.

Indian Army is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Kargil War today to rekindle the pride and valour of the soldiers who took part in Operation Vijay.

The army has said the occasion will be celebrated with the theme Remember, Rejoice and Renew.