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A frigid battleground next to the Tiger Hill

DNMUM439745 | 7/23/2019 | Author : Amit Prakash | WC :270 | India

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Kargil War, the bloodiest conflict in the history of India and Pakistan was the culmination of many small battles fought over several Army posts and military barracks. Indian soldiers overcame incredible difficulties to push back the intruders. However, many of these combat points remain unexplored even today. Ahead of the 20th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas, DNA got first-hand experience of one such peak – the Sando Top.
Rising 14,000 feet above the sea level in the Himalayas, Sando Top lies in the frigid region of Dras sector. The peak was considered the most vulnerable during the Kargil War due to its proximity to the Tiger Hill, the most significant battleground during Indo-Pak armed conflict. One can see the snow cap of Tiger
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