This day is celebrated every year on 26th July in honour of the Kargil War Heroes’. Kargil Vijay Diwas named after the successful (Operation Vijay). On this date in 1999, India successfully took command of the high outposts which has been lost to Pakistan. Kargil war was fought for more than two months and ended on 26th July, with India regaining control of all the previously held territory thus marking it as a Kargil Vijay Diwas. This special day is also celebrated at our school with great zeal and enthusiasm in presence of very special guest Subedar Major Honorary Captain Mr. Tashi Tsephel a retire Indian soldier (Ladakh Scout) and a recipient of Vir Chakra ( Vir chakra is an Indian gallantry award presented for acts of gallantry in presence of the enemy on the battlefield), NCC Cadets and few teachers . We are fortunate and honoured to have Subedar Major Honorary Captain Mr. Tashi Tsephel with us on this victory day and he shared his lively experience during Kargil War with us. His experience was inspiring and heart-warming. He is one of the live examples of bravery, courage, patience, persistence and patriotism. We also had poster cum slogan writing competition in which Padma Lamo of 9th standard bagged 1st position followed by a short documentary at school.
We salute to such brave war heroes of our country.
Jai Hind