India-China Border Clash: Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Varun Dhawan, Ajay Devgn among others pay tribute to martyrs

By | June 17, 2020

In one of the biggest tragedies, 20 Indian Army personnel were martyred during violent clashes with Chinese troops that erupted during the de-escalation that is underway in Galwan Valley in Ladakh. It’s the first deadly clash in the border area between these two countries in at least 45 years and comes after weeks of tension between the two sides.

India-China Border Clash: Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Varun Dhawan, Ajay Devgn among others pay tribute to martyrs

On Tuesday, the Indian Army released an official statement stating that they firmly committed to protecting India’s sovereignty. “Indian and Chinese troops have disengaged at the Galwan area where they had earlier clashed on the night of 15/16 June 2020. 17 Indian troops who were critically injured in the line of duty at the stand off location and exposed to sub-zero temperatures in the high altitude terrain have succumbed to their injuries, taking the total that were killed in action to 20. Indian Army is firmly committed to protect the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the nation.”

Bollywood celebrities took to social media to pay tribute to the martyred soldiers.

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