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Kargil Vijay Diwas: Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Ayushmann Khurrana pay tribute to the martyrs

On July 26, the nation is remembering the soldiers and martyrs of 1999’s Kargil War. Many dignitaries took to social media to pay tribute to the martyrs. Bollywood celebrities including Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Amitabh Bachchan, Arjun Kapoor, Ayushmann Khurrana among others took to Twitter to remember the sacrifice of our brave soldiers.

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Ayushmann Khurrana pay tribute to the martyrs

Sharing a photo of himself while recommending book, Akshay Kumar tweeted, “I’m not much into books, but today as we pay tribute to our brave martyrs on 20yrs of #KargilVijayDiwas, I’ve picked up #IndiasMostFearless 2 by @ShivAroor & @rahulsinghx . May we never forget our soldiers whose courage and heroism lets us live in peace, day after day.”

Vicky Kaushal celebrated the day by announcing that his film Uri: The Surgical Strike will be re-released in 500 theatres for free for just a day on the occasion of Kargil Diwas. Vicky Kaushal wrote on Twitter, “Honoured that our Film #UriTheSurgicalStrike got to be re-released for today, to commemorate #KargilVijayDiwas Screened for free in 500 theatres across Maharashtra. Thankful to the Maharashtra State Government for their support to this initiative by @rsvpmovies Jai Hind.”

Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Sidharth Malhotra, Vivek Oberoi, Arjun Kapoor are among other Bollywood celebrities to paid respects to the soldiers.

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