- Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated across the country on 26th July 2022.
- The nation was remember its war heroes and pay homage to the martyrs on Kargil Vijay Diwas.
- The day marks the victory of the Indian Armed Forces in Operation Vijay in 1999, when they drove out infiltrators supported by the Pakistani Army from high posts in the Kargil sector.
- The Kargil War was fought for over 60 days and ended with India gaining control of all the territories previously held.
- The victory at Tiger Hill was one of the significant achievements in the 60-day long struggle.
- Indian soldiers fought the Kargil war in the most difficult conditions, on rough terrain, at an altitude of 18,000 feet.
Qns : When is celebrated Kargil Vijay Diwas?
Ans : Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated across the country on 26th July 2022.