The fortnight-long exercise will see 350 personnel from each country.
131 gallantry awards have been announced for the armed forces and paramilitary forces.
The all-woman INSV Tarini crew of the Indian Navy that completed circumnavigation of the globe ea
India has been the largest contributor to UN operations around the world.
26 July was the day when India formally declared victory in the 1999 Kargil War.
The 1999 Kargil War entered a decisive phase in July, when the enemy was forced to begin withdraw
The operations to recapture Batalik were conducted in five phases, with 11 battalions.
The Indian Armed Forces concentrated troops in Batalik, counter-attacking with heavy artillery an
Capt. Nayyar succumbed to enemy fire after clearing three enemy positions.
These two heroes played key roles in their respective operations exactly 19 years ago.