Uttaranchal Institute of Management celebrated ‘Vijay Divas’ on July 26, 2019, to commemorate India’s victory at Kargil against Pakistan exactly 20 years ago in 1999. The session was conducted by UIM Director – Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Suri.
Dr. Pradeep Suri briefed the audience regarding the significance of the event. He detailed the ordeals Indian Army had to go through to retrieve some of the crucial peaks deceptively occupied by Pakistani Army and terrorists. More than 500 defense personnel laid their lives in the battle. A short movie on ‘Kargil Victory’ was also shown thereafter.
Mr. Ravindra Singh Rawat was the ‘Master of Ceremony’, who also recited a self-composed poem in honour of the martyrs who sacrifice their lives to safeguard country’s honor. Such events ignite the sense of patriotism among the students.
The function was attended by HOD (Management) – Dr. Anshul Sharma, HOD (IT) – Dr. Sonal Sharma, UIM Faculty and a large number of students.