22 years ago Captain Karnal Sher Khan embraced martyrdom defending Pakistan against India in the Kargil war.
Director-General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Babar Iftikhar took to Twitter in order to pay tribute to the Kargil-super hero in order to commend his services to the country.
He tweeted “Nation venerates Capt. Karnal Sher Khan Shaheed (Nishan-e-Haider) on 22nd Martyrdom Anniversary. Kargil war hero from Sawabi, KPK, wrote history with his blood displaying utmost valor, commitment & unwavering allegiance to defend the country against all odds”.
Nation venerates Capt Karnal Sher Khan Shaheed, NH, on 22nd Martyrdom Anniversary. Kargil War hero from Swabi, KPK, wrote history with his blood displaying utmost valour, commitment & unwavering allegiance 2 defend the country against all odds.
We are proud of him.
— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) July 4, 2021
Moreover, he added that ”we are proud of him”.
During the Kargil war, Captain Karnal Sher Khan played a pivotal role and fought gallanty against the forces of the enemy.
To oblige his services, he was awarded Pakistan’s highest military honour, Nishan-e- Haider.