By Divya Solgama(10 May 2008)
The movie is based on a true story of the Kargil War which was fought between India & Pakistan. After the Pakistani forces had crossed the line of control and entered the Indian territor , the Govt. of India informed the army to defend its borders. A war took place between India & Pakistan which resulted in a lot of casualties on both sides. The toughest of soldiers were Balwant ( Akshay ), Deepak ( Sanjay Kapoor ) who were incidentally on leave when the call came to defend the borders. Capt. Joshi ( Sanjay Dutt ) was the leader of the unit and inspired the soldiers by delivering a speech before their departure for the war. Capt. Anuj ( Saif Ali ) was also one of the daredevil soldiers who gave his life to protect the border. In the end it is the team work and dedication of all the soldiers and they were successful in pushing all the Pakistani soldiers back to their own territory.