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Indian Army commemorates 20th anniversary of Kargil War

ANI Jul 26, 2019, 10.55 AM (IST)

Army commemorated 'Vijay Diwas' or Victory Day, the anniversary of Kargil War with Pakistan with a demonstration of the Bofors gun in Kashmir on Wednesday. Nearly 500 Indian soldiers died on the snow-capped peaks of Kargil in the campaign to oust hundreds of infiltrators from Pakistan in the summer of 1999.