The Last Post
Capt Vijyant Thapar, 22, died trying to evict Pakistani intruders from a ridge in Kargil on June 28, 1999. This is the letter he wrote to his parents days before he made the ultimate sacrifice.
Letter, picture courtesy Teluguone.com.
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