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KARGIL VIJAY DIWAS Commemoration Ceremony: July 26, 2019

On 26th of July 2019, 8 NCC cadets along with Lt Sampath Kumar R, the ANO of St Francis De sales College got an golden opportunity to visit National War Memorial near Raj Bhavan for a Commemoration Ceremony held to pay homage to the brave soldiers who laid their lives during Kargil Operations.

The Chief Guest was T M Vijaybhaskar IAS chief secretary of Karnataka Government. A large number of ex-Army personnel, Army, Navy & Air Force Officers and soldiers came to the 20th celebration of KARGIL VIJAY DIWAS commemoration ceremony. On behalf of the NCC, 50 cadets were given opportunity to attend the commemoration, out of which 8 cadets were from our college.

After the programme, there was an interaction with Deputy Director General of NCC Air commander Lalith Kumar Jain and Group Commander of Bangalore Group A Col Rajesh Verma They educated the cadets about the scarifies done by our brave soldiers. The ceremony was attended by a number of Army dignitaries, Karnataka State Police, Naval and Air Wing officers.

In the College, a 1 minute silence was observed at 12 pm in honour of the valiant soldiers.

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