After traveling nearly one thousand kilometres from New Delhi, the flame has reached today at Karu Military Station, 35 kilometres away from Leh town.
Trishul Division GOC Major General Sanjiv Rai welcomed the flame bearing team. A large number of Army personnel, students and locals also gathered at Karu to welcome the victory flame.
The flame was kindled at National War Memorial in New Delhi and flagged off for Kargil War Memorial in Drass of Kargil District. The relay will move from Leh to Drass on its final relay via Kargil.The country is celebrating Kargil Vijay Diwas on 26th July in Drass. (AIR NEWS)