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Kargil Vijay Diwas

Students of Allahabad Central University make a sand sculpture to pay homage to the martyrs of Kargil war on the eve of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at Sangam in Prayagraj.

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BJP National President JP Nadda during an event on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at BJP HQ in New Delhi.

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BJP National President JP Nadda addresses during an event on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at BJP HQ in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to the martyrs of Kargil war on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at National War Memorial in New Delhi. Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Naval Staff Karambir Singh, Army Chief General MM Naravane, and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria are also seen.

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Puducherry Chief Minister V.Narayanasamy pays tribute at the Kargil War Memorial on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Puducherry.

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President Ram Nath Kovind along with First Lady Savita Kovind presents a cheque of Rs 20 lakh to the representatives of Army Hospital (Research and Referral), to buy equipment to combat the COVID-19 pandemic during an event on the occasion of 21st anniversary of the Kargil war victory, in New Delhi.

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Soldiers pay tribute to the martyrs of Kargil war on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at National War Memorial in New Delhi.

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Soldiers pay tribute to the martyrs of Kargil war on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at National War Memorial in New Delhi.

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Bihar Regiment soldiers pay tribute to the martyr on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Patna.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to the martyrs of Kargil war on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at National War Memorial in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh leaves after paying tribute to the martyrs of Kargil war on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at National War Memorial in New Delhi. Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat (2nd L), Chief of Naval Staff Karambir Singh (L), Army Chief General MM Naravane (2nd R), and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria (R) are also seen.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to the martyrs of Kargil war on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at National War Memorial in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh arrives to pay tribute to the martyrs of Kargil war on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at National War Memorial in New Delhi. Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, Army Chief General MM Naravane, and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria are also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a programme to mark Kargil Vijay Diwas, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a programme to mark Kargil Vijay Diwas, in New Delhi. Union Minister for Defence Rajnath Singh and Minister of State for AYUSH (Independent Charge) and Defence, Shripad Yesso Naik are also seen.

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Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai presides over as the Chief Guest at the 81st Raising Day of CRPF, at India Gate in New Delhi.

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Army jawans perform during Kargil Vijay Diwas celebrations at India Gate in New Delhi.

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Army jawans perform during Kargil Vijay Diwas celebrations at India Gate in New Delhi.

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Relatives of Indian Army soldiers, who were martyred during the Kargil Way, pay homage at Punjab State War Heroes' Memorial and Museum on the occasion of 'Kargil Vijay Divas', in Amritsar.

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School students tour Naval warships on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Divas, at Naval Dockyard in Mumbai.

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Indian army soldiers gather at a war memorial during Kargil Vijay Diwas, or Kargil Victory Day, in Srinagar. India marks the 20th anniversary of its victory in the 1999 conflict with Pakistan that raged for three months across the Kashmir region had nearly brought the nuclear neighbors to a war.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh leaves after paying homage at National War Memorial on the occasion of Kargil Diwas, in New Delhi.

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BJP Karnataka President and Chief Minister-designate BS Yeddyurappa greets veteran army officer on his arrival to pay tribute to Kargil war martyrs on the 20th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Bengaluru.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb pays to martyrs on Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Agartala.

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Army jawans and officers raise patriotic slogans after paying tribute at War Memorial (Balidan Stambh) to commemorate Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Jammu.

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Tri-services personnel pay homage at National War Memorial on the occasion of Kargil Diwas, in New Delhi.

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President Ram Nath Kovind pays tribute to Kargil war martyrs on the 20th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas at the 15 Corps headquarters at Badamibagh, in Srinagar.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lays a wreath at National War Memorial on the occasion of Kargil Diwas, in New Delhi.

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Navy personnel pay homage at National War Memorial on the occasion of Kargil Diwas, in New Delhi.

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Participants run during mini-marathon 'Run for Fun' to mark the Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Jabalpur.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Major General Gagan Deep Bakshi chant patriotic slogans at a function to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas, in New Delhi.

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Army personnel participate in the ‘Victory Flame Relay’ in Chandigarh. The relay which started from National War Memorial, New Delhi on July 14 will culminate at Kargil War Memorial, Dras in Jammu & Kashmir to mark the 20th anniversary of Kargil War.

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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and Minister of State (MoS) for Railways Suresh Angadi flag off vinyl wrapped train coaches during a function by Northern Railway to commemorate 20th Kargil Vijay Diwas, at New Delhi Railway Station.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh during the flag off ceremony of the ‘Victory Flame’ which will reach Drass on ‘Vijay Diwas’, at the National War Memorial in New Delhi.

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General Officer Commanding of Tiger Division Lt Gen YVK Mohan pays tributes to the brave hearts of Kargil war on occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Jammu.

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Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat and State Higher Education Minister Dhan Singh Rawat pay tribute to the martyrs of Kargil war during Kargil Vijay Diwas, at a war memorial in Dehradun.

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Tri-services guards during a ceremony to pay tribute at the Amar Jawan Jyoti on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, along with Army chief General Bipin Rawat, IAF chief Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa and Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba, after paying tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti on Kargil Vijay Diwas, in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, along with Army chief General Bipin Rawat and Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba, pays tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti on Kargil Vijay Diwas, in New Delhi.

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Members of the Indian Army's Shwet Ashwa team pose for a group photo at India Gate, on their arrival for the celebrations of Kargil War victory, in New Delhi.

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Members of the Indian Army's Shwet Ashwa team pose for a group photo at India Gate, on their arrival for the celebrations of Kargil War victory, in New Delhi.

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Students pay tributes to the Kargil war martyrs on the occasion of Vijay Diwas at Kargil Chowk in Surat.

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School children standing in a formation to form the map of India as they pay tribute to martyrs on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Jabalpur.

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People perform havan on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas at Jantar Nantar, in New Delhi.

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Kargil war martyr Ganesh's family member pays homage to the martyrs of the historical Kargil war on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Patna.

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Defence Minister Arun Jaitley along with Army Chief Gen Bipin Singh Rawat, Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal B.S. Dhanoa and Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba pay homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, in New Delhi.

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Navy jawans leave after Kargil Vijay Diwas function at Amar Jawan Jyoti in New Delhi.

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