Current Affairs Update 26 July 2018
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- India observed the 19th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas on July 26, 2018 to remember the success of Operation Vijay and pay homage to the Jawans who sacrificed their lives in the 1999 Kargil war against Pakistan.
- This day is celebrated in the Kargil – Dras sector and the national capital New Delhi, where the Prime Minister of India, pays homage to the soldiers at Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate every year with functions organized all over the country to commemorate the contribution of the Armed forces.
- On 26 July 1999, India successfully took command of the high outposts which had been lost to Pakistani intruders. The Kargil war was fought for more than 60 days. The war ended with India regaining control of all the occupied territory.