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Who is YK Joshi in Shershaah?

Who is YK Joshi in Shershaah?

General Joshi, who was Captain Vikram Batra’s commanding officer during the Kargil War in 1999, said, “I was emotionally attached to Vikram Batra. When he sacrificed his life fighting, I was only 200 metres away. But today I am happy that a film has been made on his bravery, which will motivate the youth across India.”

Who was commanding officer in Kargil war?

Surinder Singh was a brigadier in the Indian Army and commanded the Kargil brigade during the 1999 war with Pakistan.

Is Captain Vikram Batra alive?

Deceased (1974–1999)
Vikram Batra/Living or Deceased

Who was the Chief of Staff of the Indian Army during Kargil war?

Some analysts believe that the blueprint of attack was reactivated soon after Pervez Musharraf was appointed chief of army staff in October 1998.

Who is General Joshi?

Lieutenant General Yogesh Kumar Joshi, UYSM, AVSM, VrC, SM, ADC is a serving General Officer in the Indian Army. He is the current General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Northern Command, assuming office from Lt Gen Ranbir Singh on 1 February 2020.

Is everything in Shershaah true?

Indian actor Sidharth Malhotra is seen as the real life Indian army officer Vikram Batra in his latest outing, Amazon Prime Video film Shershaah. Based on the real life story of Captain Vikram Batra, the film is directed by Vishnuvardhan and also features Kiara Advani as Dimple Cheema – Captain Batra’s fiancee.

Who is Kargil hero?

Captain Vikram Batra He came to be fondly called the ‘Tiger of Drass’, the ‘Lion of Kargil’, the ‘Kargil Hero’, and so on.

Who captured Point 4875?

Captain Vikram Batra
LUCKNOW: Hours after the legendary Captain Vikram Batra of 13 JAK RIF and his men crushed the enemy at a height of 16,087 feet to capture Point 4875 Mushkoh Valley, a team of paratroopers based in Agra was airlifted to Ladakh.

Who was 1999 chief?

The current COAS is General Manoj Mukund Naravane, who took office on 31 December 2019….Chief of the Army Staff (1955–present)

Name General Krishnaswamy Sundarji, PVSM (1928–1999)
Took office 1 February 1986
Left office 31 May 1988
Time in office 2 years, 120 days
Unit of Commission Mahar Regiment

Who was Yogesh Kumar Joshi in Kargil War?

He was a Lt colonel during Kargil War. He led 13th Battalion of the JAK Rif in Dras. His battalion launched four attacks,most successful of which was on Pt 4875 which is now called Batra Top after Capt. Vikram Batra who was Martyr in action and was awarded the Param Vir Chakra.

Who was the hero of the Kargil War?

Lt. Gen. Joshi was not only a hero in the 1999 Kargil war but is also a veteran when it comes to dealing with China.

Who is the commanding officer of 13 JAK in Kargil?

During Kargil, Col Rajesh Adhau had served under the then commanding officer Yogesh Kumar Joshi of 13 JAK, who is currently GOC-in-chief of northern command. In the picture from left to right PVC Captain Vikram Batra, Major Vohra, the then Captain (Dr) Rajesh Adhau and the then Colonel Yogesh Kumar Joshi.

Who is the actor who played Yogesh Kumar Joshi in Shershaah?

In the movie LOC: Kargil, he was portrayed by Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt. Shataf Figar played the role of Colonel Joshi in the movie Shershaah . Yeh Dil Maange More! ^ “Lt Col Yogesh kumar Joshi, VrC”.

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