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  • Celebrations of 20th Anniversary of victory at Kargil begins in Delhi

    Published on July 14, 2019

    The celebrations of 20th Anniversary of the victory in Operation Vijay at Kargil began in Delhi today.

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Army Chief General Bipin Rawat paid tributes to the martyrs at National War Memorial where a Victory Flame was illuminated.

    The Victory Flame will traverse through eleven towns and cities, to finally culminate at Dras wherein the flame will be merged with the eternal flame at the ‘Kargil War Memorial’.

    An official release said the 20th anniversary of victory in Operation Vijay is being celebrated with the theme ‘Remember, Rejoice and Renew’.

    The ‘Kargil Vijay Diwas’ celebrations will be spread over three days from 25th to 27th of this month and will be organized at Dras and New Delhi.

    However, as part of the build up to the main event, numerous activities are being organized all over the country from the very first week of this month.