Politicians and civil society bodies on Friday paid tributes to Indian Army soldiers who lost their lives during the 1999 Kargil War.
After hitting the headlines during Operation Vijay launched by the Indian Army, Kargil district of frontier Ladakh region is on the path to find a place in world tourism.
A Congress member in Rajya Sabha on Monday raised duplication in code naming as "operation Vijay" of liberating Goa and fighting Pakistani soldiers in Kargil and sought changing the name.
Army veterans who participated in `Operation Vijay`, when the Indian Army marched into Goa and liberated it from the Portuguese rule, will be felicitated later this month when the state celebrates 50 years of its independence.
Indian Navy`s premier air base INS
Hansa which houses its state of art air dominance supersonic carrier based fighter aircraft MiG 29-K, will complete its golden jubilee on September 5.
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