Jammu: On the occasion of 23rd Kargili victory DayUnion Defense Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday remembered India’s supreme sacrifice army And stressed that Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) is an integral part of India and added that “how is it possible that Baba Amarnath is in India and mother. sharda The power is across the Line of Control (LoC).”
“A resolution has been passed in” Parliament Pakistan-occupied Kashmir on PoK, Kashmir was part of India, is and will remain part of India. How can it be that Baba Amarnath in the form of Shiva is with us and Mother Sharda Shakti is on the other side of the LoC. Defense The minister said referring to the Sharda Peeth, which houses the ruins of a temple of the Hindu goddess Saraswati, also known as Sharda.
He was speaking at the commemoration function of ‘Kargil Vijay Diwas’ in Jammu.
Singh said today’s India is one of the most powerful countries in the world as compared to 1962 when China occupied our territory in Ladakh when former PM Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru was at the helm of affairs.
“In 1962 China occupied our territory in Ladakh with Pandit Nehru as our Prime Minister. I will not question their intentions. The intentions may be good but it does not apply to policies. However, as of today India is one of the most powerful countries in the world,” Defense Minister Rajnath Singh.
He spoke to the family members of the security personnel who lost their lives in the line of duty in Jammu.
Singh said, “I will remember those who laid down their lives in the service of the country. Our army has always made this supreme sacrifice for the country. Many of our brave soldiers who laid down their lives in the 1999 war, I salute them. Am.”
Indian Army is gearing up for the 23rd day to remember the sacrifice and valor of the soldiers. Kargil Vijay Diwas at the Kargil War Memorial in Dras, Ladakh.
The event is expected to be attended by many serving and retired military personnel, Kargil War veterans and the families of martyrs.
The Kargil War was fought from May 8, 1999 to July 26, 1999 against Pakistan infiltrators who infiltrated Indian territory across the Line of Control in the winter of 1998 and fortified along NH 1A at Dras and Batalik in Kargil Defense captured. Territories of Ladakh region with the nefarious aim of dominating all military and civilian movement on the highway.
Faced with unprecedented hardships, almost impossible terrain and overcoming the dangers of severe climatic conditions, the brave gallant soldiers with relentless valor and fervor launched valiant strikes on the well fortified areas, thus securing a stunning victory.
Despite heavy casualties, the troops repeatedly launched daring attacks under artillery and small arms fire. The valiant deeds, marvelous valor and unshakable determination of our soldiers compelled the enemy forces to withdraw and evacuate the defense positions during the 55 days war.
Every year, Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on 26 July. Preparations are underway in the sleepy city of Dras, Kargil. Vijay Diwas will be held from July 24 to 26 at the Kargil War Memorial.