Mysuru, July 27, 2019: The Kargil Day was observed at the JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science, B. N. Road, Mysuru, on July 26, 2019.
Speaking on the occasion NCC Group Commander Col. P.T. Rajeev said, “The Kargil war proved the strength of our country at the International level. The world came to know about the bravery and capacity of Indian soldiers once again.”
Col. Jagraj Singh, 14th Karnataka Batallion NCC Commanding Officer expressed his view that the success of Kargil war includes the support and help of every citizen of the country. “The encouragement and support that the people of this country gave to our soldiers during that time inspired them to fight bravely and assure victory to our country.”
In his address, 14th Karnataka Lt. Col. Rosan Appanna opined, “The victory of Kargil war is an example that victory is sure when the people who love the country walk in the right path. If we follow the wrong way we will fail.”
In the introductory speech Lt. Dr. L. Vinaykumar said, “the Kargil war is a symbol of safety, self-esteem, and morale of our country. India won the Kargil war that lasted 60 days. This victory includes the sacrifices of our brave soldiers. The Kargil Day is a symbol of unity and we must remember the sacrifices of all the soldiers who laid down their lives for the country.”
Prof. B.V. Sambashivaiah, CEO of the College was present. Prof. M. Mahadevappa gave a vote of thanks. Cadet M. Nivedita gave an invocation. Lecturers and NCC cadets took part in the NCC Batallion program.