Remembering the Kargil war hero, Indians have been paying tribute to the Kargil Martyr and Param Vir Chakra recipient, Captain Vikram Batra on his 45th birth anniversary. Captain Vikram Batra is known for his martyrdom during the Kargil war of 1999. He led one of the toughest mountain warfare operations in the Indian history and eliminated three enemy soldiers in close combat. Often referred to as the 'Sher Shah of Kargil' by his opponents, his company killed at least eight Pakistani intruders. Known for his famous line, after capturing 'Point 5140' during the war, Captain Batra sent a radio message stating words of his victory, 'Yeh Dil Maange More'.
The birth anniversary of the war hero has fetched many proud Indians to come out and pay homage to the ‘Sher Shah’. Twitter Moments India remembered few of his motivating lines on his birth anniversary.
Yeh Dil Maange More: Many are remembering Kargil hero Vikram Batra on his birthday. https://t.co/PajVSENLZs— Twitter Moments India (@MomentsIndia) September 9, 2019
A Kargil war soldier, Major DP Singh also took to Twitter to wish Captain Vikram and his twin Vishal Batra on their birth anniversary.
Remembering the bravest of brave #SherShaah— Major D P Singh (@MajDPSingh) September 9, 2019
Capt Vikram Batra, PVC on his birth anniversary.
Pride of our course 101 reg, Batra, a legend to be remembered till time eternity.
Wishing his twin @vishalbatra1974 as well a happy birthday.
Jai hind 💐🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/tYcwdGXWAc
UP 100, on the other hand, paid their tribute to Captain Vikram Batra in a unique style. They connected ISRO’s efforts to establish contact with Lander Vikram to Captain Vikram Batra’s famous last words, ‘Yeh Dil Maange More’.
20 years on, Shaheed Capt. #VikramBatra's battle slogan 'Ye Dil Maange More' still resonates in the hearts of Indians eyeing the #VikramLander.#ISROSpotsVikram & every Indian right now: Ye Dil Maange More!— UP100 (@up100) September 9, 2019
No better way to give tribute to the soldier who fought valiantly. pic.twitter.com/GPxiiebthc
Actor Siddharth Malhotra, who will be starring in the biopic of the PVC awardee Captain Vikram Batra, also took to Twitter to wish the war hero on his 45th birth anniversary.
Valour of Shershaah made him immortal. Happy Birthday Shershaah, Respect and Salute to Captain Vikram Batra.— Sidharth Malhotra (@SidMalhotra) September 9, 2019
Jai Hind🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/AfZwwFIg8f