Kargil Vijay Diwas: The date of 26th July 1999 is the day in the history of India when the brave soldiers of the country raised the flag of their victory by defeating the enemies. This year will complete 23 years of India’s victory in the Kargil war. Every year this day is celebrated as Vijay Diwas in honor of the martyred soldiers. At the same time, many films have been made in Bollywood to show the heroic stories of these heroes. On the occasion of Vijay Diwas, let us know about such Bollywood films in which the story of Kargil War and the brave soldiers of the country has been shown.
LoC- Kargil was released in the year 2003. The story of the soldiers who were martyred in Kargil was shown in this film. Directed by JP Dutta, the film stars Ajay Devgn, Armaan Kohli, Sanjay Dutt, Nagarjuna, Saif Ali Khan, Suniel Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan, Mohnish Behl, Akshaye Khanna, Manoj Bajpayee, Ashutosh Rana, Rani Mukerji, Kareena Kapoor, Esha Deol and Raveena. Tandon was in the lead role. Seeing this film, you will remember the war of 1999.
The film ‘Dhoop’ made in the Kargil war was also liked by the people. The film is the story of a captain who died in the war. The film featured actors like Sanjay Kapoor, Gul Panag, Om Puri and Revathi in the lead roles.
Hrithik Roshan and Preity Zinta starrer film ‘Lakshya’ was also liked by the people. Directed by Farhan Akhtar, the film tells the story of a spoiled boy who reforms and joins the army. Apart from Hrithik and Preeti, Amitabh Bachchan, Amrish Puri and Om Puri were seen playing important roles in the film.
Ajay Devgan, Sanjay Dutt were also seen in the film ‘Tango Charlie’. Apart from Ajay and Sanjay, Bobby Deol was also in the lead role in the film. The film was released in every cinema on 25 March 2005. Which was very much liked by the audience. The director of this film was Mani Shankar.
Stumped : 2003
The film depicts the situations between the 1999 Kargil War and the Cricket World Cup. The film was produced by Raveena Tandon. Who has also acted in this film himself. In which Raveena Tandon is playing the character of the wife of an army officer who was declared missing from the battlefield. This film shows that when our soldiers were getting martyred while fighting on the border, we were lost in the glare of the World Cup.
Season : 2011
Directed by Pankaj Kapur, the film is set on a love story. In which the main character is of Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor. In this, Shahid is an Indian Air Force officer and is called to war just before his engagement to Sonam. The film is very romantic and good.
The film is based on the incredible real life of former Indian Air Force pilot Gunjan Saxena. The story portrays the gender discrimination between the struggle and valor of Gunjan Saxena (Jhanvi Kapoor). Gunjan Saxena, popularly known as the ‘Kargil Girl’, was awarded the Shaurya Veer Award in 1999 for showing exemplary courage during the Kargil War.
Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani starrer Shershaah is also based on the Kargil war. People liked this film very much. The songs of this film are still in the mouth of the people. The film is basically a biopic of Captain Vikram Batra, who was martyred on 7 July 1999 while saving the life of his companion. Posthumously, Vikram Batra was awarded the Param Vir Chakra, the highest gallantry award. He was given the code name Sher Shah during the war. This film has been made in the same name.