New Delhi: 19 The Indo-Pakistani war of 1971 began with Operation Genghis Khan, a 13-day war that ended with the signing of the surrender of the Eastern Command of the Pakistan Army, thus leading Bangladesh (then East Pakistan) to independence. Bhuj’s only runway that was used during the war was destroyed. Find out the story of the brave heroes of the country.
We are preparing to celebrate the 22nd Republic Day on 22nd January through the story of the heroism of our country’s soldiers. What better opportunity could there be to celebrate the brave soldiers of India and their inspiring stories. Upcoming moviesBhuj: Proud of India(Bhuj The Pride of India) has paid homage to some such heroes of the country. It is the story of the courage and hard work of 300 women from Madhapur village in Gujarat, who supported the Indian Air Force in rebuilding Bhuj Airport during the 1971 Indo-Pakistani war.
The importance of Bhuj in the Indo-Pak war
The Indo-Pakistani war of 1971 began with Operation Genghis Khan, code-named Pakistan Air Force Pre-Air Strike at 11 Indian Air Stations. The 13-day war ended after the Pakistan Army signed the surrender of the East Command, thus carrying out the then independence of Bangladesh (then East Pakistan). The Pakistan Air Force destroyed Bhuj’s only runway during the war. It was rebuilt by Indian Air Force Squadron Leader Vijay Karnik, the then in-charge Bhuj Airport, who along with his team rebuilt the airport.
Bhuj: Pride of India film
‘Bhuj: The Pride of India’ is an upcoming Hindi language film starring Ajay Devgn as IAF Squadron Leader Vijay Karnik. Sonakshi Sinha will play the role of Sundarban Jetha Madharpiyara, a social worker who has led 299 women in the reconstruction of Bhuj’s runway.
This is the star actor
Directed by Abhishek Dudhaiya, the star cast also includes Sanjay Dutt, Parineeti Chopra, Nora Fatehi, Sharad Kelkar, Amy Work and others. On July 17, 2020, Sonakshi made her debut from the film. Sonakshi looks very beautiful in this traditional dress. Although the makers have not yet announced a release date, the film will premiere on Disney Plus Hotstar.