Who repaired the Bhuj runway in 1971?

Who repaired the Bhuj runway in 1971?

When Pakistan dropped Napalm bombs on the Indian Air Force airstrip in Bhuj on the night of December 8, 1971, it was Squadron leader Vijay Karnik who showed courage and spontaneity to rally together 300 women to rebuild the runway again.

When was Bhuj attacked?

It was on 8th December 1971 when India was attacked at night by the Pakistani Sabres. More than 14 Napalm bombs were dropped on an IAF strip in Bhuj.

Is the Bhuj story true?

Ajay Devgn’s recently released film ‘Bhuj’ is based on a true incident, in which the story of the 1971 war between India and Pakistan is shown. Bhuj’s real story is more interesting & thrilling as compared to the movie.