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Kargil Diwas Day: A Glimpse of Martyr Capt. Vijayant Thapar’s Life and Bravery

Captain Vijayant Thapar of 2 Rajputana Rifles was awarded a Vir Chakra, the nations third highest medal for gallantry for having fought bravely the...

This Summer Visit 5 Most Incredible Places In Leh With Your Family And Friends

Leh is a Himalayan village that expands over 45100 sq.kms. in the Jammu & Kashmir state of India. The expanse of the village is...

Vijay Diwas celebrations bring sleepy Dras town to life

Dras (Jammu and Kashmir): Top commanders of the Indian Army led by Lieutenant General D.S. Hooda, chief of the Northern Command, on Sunday paid...

Won’t allow another Kargil: Army chief

Drass (Jammu and Kashmir): The Indian Army chief, General Dalbir Singh, on Saturday said his troops will never allow a repeat of the 1999...

Sepoy Imliakumao: Sacrified his life so that the countrymen can sleep peacefully

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 16 Sixteen years after the tragic Kargil war, things haven’t changed much for the families of the martyrs....

Lt. DS Sharawat: A man of exemplary determination

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 15 They say in the Army that it is better to ‘live for something rather than dying for...

Capt. Haneef Uddin: A singer-soldier whose contribution in Kargil war is exemplary

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 14 Soldiers are humans too. They aren’t void of emotions. However, people tend to ignore this fact. Amidst...

Naik Digendra Kumar: Denied war benefits by Army and the State Govt.

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 13 Born on 3 July 1969, Naik Digendra Kumar belonged to the 2nd Battalion of the Rajputana Rifles...

Capt. Jerry Prem Raj: A soldier first, a husband later

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 12 Kargil war was a sad chapter in India’s book. It resulted in a massive chaos, bloodshed, and...

Lt. (now Col.) Balwan Singh: A man of grit and courage

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 11 Sixteen years on and memories of Kargil war are still fresh in our minds. However, gradually we...

Meet Rifleman Sanjay Kumar: The second recipient of Param Vir Chakra from his unit

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 10 16 years of the tragic war at Kargil could not take the painful memories away. They continue...

Capt. Clifford K Nongrum: First and the only Maha Vir Chakra recipient from Meghalaya

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 9 Kargil was the war that can never be forgotten. It took away so many of our...

Capt. Vijyant Thapar: He sacrificed his today for our tomorrow

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 8 Carrying forward the family legacy, Capt. Vijyant Thapar joined the armed forces. His family had served in...

Capt. Saurabh Kalia: Even after sacrificing his life why he will never get justice?

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 7 Captain Saurabh Kalia would have been 39 years old today. But he chose otherwise. His tale is...

Major Ajay Singh Jasrotia: Sacrificed his life while saving others at Kargil

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 6 The nation owes much to Army as it safeguards the nation from the enemies, while people sleep...

Major Padmapani Acharya: A portrait of valour

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 5 For soldiers, there seems to be nothing more essential than the nation. For them, celebration means victory...

Capt. Anuj Nayyar: For this Kargil hero, nation came first, everything else later

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 4 During the training period, soldiers are often told that they are born to sacrifice their life at...

Capt. N. Kenguruse: The man who climbed icy heights of Kargil barefoot to defeat the enemy

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 3 A name rarely talked about among the Kargil martyrs is Captain Neikezhakuo Kenguruse. The soldier was born...

Capt. Manoj Pandey: Remembering the Khalubar hero on his birthday

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 2 Captain Manoj Kumar Pandey was an officer of the Indian Army of the regiment 1/11 Gorkha Rifles. Hailing...

Jai Mata Di: These were the last words of Kargil warrior Vikram Batra

By Ila Garg Kargil War Heroes - Part 1 The biggest pain for a soldier comes not from the wounds that he bears on his body or the blood...

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