Sportspersons pay homage to 20 martyred soldiers in Galwan Valley
Top Sportspersons like Virat Kohli, Saina Nehwal and Bhaichung Bhutia came forward to offer condolences to the 20 martyred soldiers in Galwan Valley
New Delhi: The tension at India-China border have been escalating for quite some time. It got worse when in a recent "violent face-off" with Chinese troops, 20 soldiers including a colonel lost their lives. The brutal clash took place at Galwan Valley in Eastern Ladakh region. This was the biggest standoff between the two armies in nearly 5 decades. The whole nation mourns the loss of brave hearts, Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh termed it as "painful" and "disturbing". Adding to the league, sportspersons also expressed their immense grief over the loss of soldiers.
India's leading sportsperson like Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Saina Nehwal, etc took to their twitter to offer condolences to the martyred soldier
Sportspersons pay tribute