In India’s history, one of the most remarkable day is Kargil Vijay Diwas which we all celebrates on the month of July every year.
This Year 2018 we celebrate the 19th Anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas and this is a historic as well as a very emotional and touching moment for all the peoples.
Kargil Vijay Diwas (2018) Date
Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on 26th July every year in honour of the Kargil War’s Heroes.
Kargil Day or Kargil Vijay Diwas is observed to mark the end of the Kargil War. The war that lasted about two months was fought mainly in the Kargil sector of Jammu and Kashmir between India and Pakistan.
Why We Celebrate Kargil Vijay Diwas on 26th July?
The Kargil war was fought for more than 60 days, ended on 26 July and resulted in the loss of life on both sides, India and Pakistan and with India regain possessions of Kargil and that’s why we all celebrate Kargil Vijay Diwas on 26th July every year.
Kargil Vijay Diwas, named after the success of Operation Vijay. On this day, 26 July 1999, India successfully took command of the high outposts which had been lost to Pakistani intruders.
Kargil Vijay Diwas is observed not just in the Kargil-Dras sector but also in New Delhi where the Prime Minister of India pays homage to the war heroes at Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate.
The India Gate is a symbol of great sacrifice by Indian soldiers in the cause of war. Many chose to salute the soldiers, alive and dead, on the 19th Kargil Vijay Diwas while others waxed nostalgic about the 1999 Kargil War.
Kargil Vijay Diwas (26th July 2018) 19th Anniversary Status and Quotes
Let every Indian,
No matter who,
No matter where,
Take a pledge on this,
The 53rd Independence Day,
To do his or her duty,
To the fullest,
To his or her family,
To society at large,
And to our great nation!!
“Our flag does not fly because the wind moves it,
It flies with the last breath of each soldier who died to protect it.”
Tranga hum ko pyara hai,
Hmare desh ka Tranga niyara hai,
Hamko Jaan se bhe jyada pyara hai,
iski raksha hum karege,
Kargil to kya pure desh per tranga hum dharege.
Jai bharat, Jai jawan.
Kargil diwas ki sab desh vasiyo ko shubhkamnaye..!
Either I will come back after hoisting the tricolor, or I will come back wrapped in it, but I will be back for sure.” – Capt. Vikram Batra, PVC
“Go and kill a few more Pakistanis.”- Nana Patekar
When two countries are fighting it’s very hard to go out and play on the cricket field.” – Sachin Tendulkar
Kargil Vijay Diwas (26th July 2018) 19th Anniversary Photos and Wallpapers
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