Kargil Vijay Diwas: CM Himanta Biswa Sarma lays wreath at Dighalipukhuri War Memorial, Guwahati

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Published: July 26,2021 02:44 PM
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July 26 is observed as Kargil Vijay Diwas in memory of soldiers who sacrificed their life in Kargil War which took place from 03 March to 26 July 1999

July 26, 2021:  On the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday paid tributes to soldiers who sacrificed their lives in defending the nation and laid a wreath at the Dighalipukhuri War Memorial in Guwahati.



“On the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, I paid my heartfelt tribute to the braveheart martyrs who went beyond the call of duty for securing integrity & sovereignty of nation,” tweeted CM.





Remembering the soldiers who laid down their lives defending the nation with indomitable courage and valour, the CM added, "Fortunate to have attended the celebrations which symbolise the valiant heroics and supreme sacrifice of our armed forces to secure and recapture the heights Jammu & Kashmir.



We commit ourselves to be with our jawans and do everything possible for their welfare.”



July 26 is observed as Kargil Vijay Diwas in memory of soldiers who sacrificed their life in Kargil War which took place from 03 March to 26 July 1999. The day commemorates the success of “Operation Vijay” which was launched to recapture Indian territories occupied by Pakistani intruders in the Kargil-Drass sector in 1999. Kargil Vijay Diwas is a symbol of fearless determination and exceptional valour of Indian Armed Forces.