Kargil War: Flashback

Point 4812 in the Kargil region which presumably saw the highest casuality during Operation Vijay has now been connected with a road India. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Point 4812 in the Kargil region which presumably saw the highest casuality during Operation Vijay has now been connected with a road India. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
 Bullet shells left behind after Operation Vijay at Point 4812 in Kargil. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Bullet shells left behind after Operation Vijay at Point 4812 in Kargil. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Army personnel practise their Rock climbing skills at the Kargil Battle School near Drass, India.Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Army personnel practise their Rock climbing skills at the Kargil Battle School near Drass, India.Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
An Army band practises at the Kargil war memorial site in Drass town for the forthcoming tenth commemoration of the OP Vijay Divas. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
An Army band practises at the Kargil war memorial site in Drass town for the forthcoming tenth commemoration of the OP Vijay Divas. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Artillery Unit members working on the maintenance of the Bofors guns stationed at Apatti in the Kargil region. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Artillery Unit members working on the maintenance of the Bofors guns stationed at Apatti in the Kargil region. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Pakistani posts as seen from India Post 43 in Kargil. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Pakistani posts as seen from India Post 43 in Kargil. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
A bulldozer at Point 4812 where road is finally been constructed to reach higher posts at altitudes up to 15000 feet. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
A bulldozer at Point 4812 where road is finally been constructed to reach higher posts at altitudes up to 15000 feet. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
An Army band practises at the Kargil war memorial site in Drass town for the forthcoming tenth commemoration of the OP Vijay Divas. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
An Army band practises at the Kargil war memorial site in Drass town for the forthcoming tenth commemoration of the OP Vijay Divas. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
A JLo poster hangs by in a toilet at one of the Army posts in Kargil.Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
A JLo poster hangs by in a toilet at one of the Army posts in Kargil.Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Artillery unit members working on the maintenance of the Bofors guns stationed at Apatti in the Kargil region. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Artillery unit members working on the maintenance of the Bofors guns stationed at Apatti in the Kargil region. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Iranian Supreme leader Ayatollah Khomeini has a strong following in the Shia dominated Kargil region. A chowk in the main town has been christened after his name. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Iranian Supreme leader Ayatollah Khomeini has a strong following in the Shia dominated Kargil region. A chowk in the main town has been christened after his name. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
The Kargil town, which saw numerous shelling during the war, has now grown into a tourist transit town with numerous hotels and infrastructure. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
The Kargil town, which saw numerous shelling during the war, has now grown into a tourist transit town with numerous hotels and infrastructure. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
An Artillery Unit member working on maintenance of a Bofors gun at an army post in Apatti in Kargil, India.Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
An Artillery Unit member working on maintenance of a Bofors gun at an army post in Apatti in Kargil, India.Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Artillery Unit members working on the maintenance of the Bofors guns stationed at Apatti in the Kargil region. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
Artillery Unit members working on the maintenance of the Bofors guns stationed at Apatti in the Kargil region. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
A memorial to Lt Amit Kaul and LNaik Karthikeyan near the walled road exposed to enemy observation in Kargil. Both the Army officials met death at this spot during the Kargil war. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal
A memorial to Lt Amit Kaul and LNaik Karthikeyan near the walled road exposed to enemy observation in Kargil. Both the Army officials met death at this spot during the Kargil war. Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal

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