Mumbai, July 26: A string of Bollywood celebrities, including Abhishek Bachchan, Juhi Chawla and Raveena Tandon, on Wednesday paid tributes to Indian soldiers and martyrs on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas.
Kargil Vijay Diwas marks the success of Operation Vijay. On July 26, 1999, India successfully took command of the high outposts which had been lost to Pakistani intruders.
Here’s what the celebrities tweeted:
— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) July 26, 2017
— Juhi Chawla (@iam_juhi) July 26, 2017
— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) July 26, 2017
— Preity G Zinta (@realpreityzinta) July 26, 2017
— VISHAL DADLANI (@VishalDadlani) July 26, 2017
Gratitude, respect & tributes to the brave hearts of the Indian armed forces who protected our lives and the nation.
— Kapil Sharma (@KapilSharmaK9) July 26, 2017
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) July 26, 2017
— Shekhar Ravjianii (@ShekharRavjiani) July 26, 2017
#KargilVijayDiwas one day isn’t enough to pay tribute to our soldiers. A grateful nation salutes you
— kunal kohli (@kunalkohli) July 26, 2017
We live because they sacrificed their lives for us. Salute to our real heroes. #KargilVijayDiwas
— Saiyami Kher (@SaiyamiKher) July 26, 2017
Lest we forget. And we do often.
The sacrifices of our brave-hearts – for the idea of India. ??#KargilVijayDiwas
— Gul Panag (@GulPanag) July 26, 2017
Saluting my motherland and the defenders of her borders… #KargilVijayDiwas JaiHind!
— Mohit Chauhan (@_MohitChauhan) July 26, 2017