India observes 15th anniversary of Kargil War

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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  • Updated: Jul 25, 2014 09:58 IST
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    Fighter jets spotted during the Kargil war. (Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)

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    Soldiers take their positions during Kargil war. (Pradeep Bhatia/HT Photo)

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    Indian soldiers pose for the camera during Kargil war. (Pradeep Bhatia/HT Photo)

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    Indian soldiers pose for the camera during Kargil war. (Pradeep Bhatia/HT Photo)

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    Soldiers ready a missile during Kargil war. (Prakash Singh/HT Photo)

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    Soldiers take their positions during Kargil war. (Pradeep Bhatia/HT Photo)

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    Soldiers take their positions during Kargil war. (Pradeep Bhatia/HT Photo)

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    Gun Post near Kharbu in Kargil. (Pradeep Bhatia/HT Photo)

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    Soldiers take their positions in and Kargil. (Pradeep Bhatia/HT Photo)

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    Cherikund and Kargil during the war. (Pradeep Bhatia/HT Photo)

India observed the 15th anniversary of the Kargil War on Friday, commemorating the sacrifice by armymen defending the borders during the 1999 conflict with Pakistan.

Army chief Gen Bikram Singh paid tributes to the Kargil martyrs at the war memorial in Drass on the occasion of Vijay Diwas.

He also met with the kin of the brave martyrs of the Kargil War.

 

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