To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas the President of India Ram Nath Kovind is expected to be at Drass to Pay tribute to the Martyrs and will be the Chief Guest of the KVD Programme.
The Chief Secretary was accompanied by Principal Secretary Planning Rohit Kansal, Divisional Commissioner Ladakh Sawagat Biswas, GOC 8 Mountain Division, DIG Centeral Kashmir Range, AK Birdi, Deputy Commissioner Kargil Baseer Ul Haq Chowdhary, SSP Traffic, SSP Kargil, Brigadier 56 Mountain Brigade and district and army officers.
The Chief Secretary Called a Meeting with the Army Officers, GOC 8 Mountain Brigade and other officers and took stock of the arrangements for KVD Celebrations.
It is pertinent to mention here that this year to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Kargil Vijay Diwas Indian Army has started series of Programmes from January and are organizing different programmes all over India particularly in Ladakh.
Later he Visited Lhamochan and Took an arial view of the Drass Town and important peaks on which war fought during Kargil War.