Mamata Banerjee Pays Tribute To Kargil Martyrs


Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday paid tributes to the 1999 Kargil war martyrs.


‘On KargilVijay Divas, our salute to the brave soldiers who fought, and many of whom gave their lives, for our motherland’ Ms Banerjee, also the chief of the Trinamool Congress, wrote on her Twitter-handle.

India observes Kargil Diwas on July 26 to salute its soldiers who fought against Pakistani soldiers and guerrillas who sneaked into Jammu and Kashmir in 1999.