How many Pakistani soldiers died in 1999 Kargil war?

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How many Pakistani soldiers died in 1999 Kargil war?

Pakistan Army lost the gamble and paid a heavy price and suffered heavy casualties. Mr Nawaz Sharif had later admitted over 4000 casualties as against Indian losses totaling to 527 and 1363 wounded. Soldiers do not die in the battlefield but attain martyrdom and become immortal. They die the day nation forgets them.

Who won Kargil war Pakistan?

July 26, 1999: India emerges victorious as Army recaptures all the positions occupied by Pakistan. Kargil war, which lasted for over 2 months and three weeks, finally comes to an end.

Which country won Kargil War 1999?

Kargil War

Date 3 May – 26 July 1999 (2 months, 3 weeks and 2 days)
Location Kargil district, Jammu and Kashmir (now Ladakh), India
Result Indian victory India regains possession of Kargil
Territorial changes No territorial changes

What was the code name of Kargil War 1999?

Operation Safed Sagar was the codename assigned to the Indian Air Force’s operations during the Kargil Conflict of 1999.

Who killed Haider in 1999?

He was one of only eleven recipients of the Nishan-e-Haider. He was a captain in the 27th Sindh Regiment of the Pakistan Army and later was posted to 12th NLI Regiment during the Kargil Conflict. He was martyred in action during the Kargil War….Karnal Sher Khan.

Karnal Sher Khan Nishan-e-Haider
Awards Nishan-e-Haider

What is the name of operation?

Old operations

Sr. No. Names of Operation Year
1 Operation Polo 1948
2 Golden Temple Raid I 1955
3 Operation Vijay 1961
4 Operation Steeplechase 1971

What is Vijay operation?

Operation Vijay (1961), the operation by the Military of India that led to the capture of Goa, Daman and Diu and Anjediva Islands. Operation Vijay (1999), the Indian operation to push back infiltrators in the Kargil War.

What is the most famous military operation?

10 Greatest Military Operation Names

  2. Operation Rolling Thunder.
  3. Operation Red Dawn.
  4. Operation Vittles.
  5. Operation Urgent Fury.
  6. Operation Desert Storm.
  7. Operation Wrath of God.
  8. Operation Barbarossa.
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