Who is Dimple Cheema, whom SherShaah had ‘promised’ before leaving for Kargil, Captain Vikram Batra

The teaser of Captain Vikram Batra’s biopic ‘Shershaah’ was launched on Thursday. The movie stars Sidharth Malhotra within the lead function, whereas Kiara Advani is the movie’s actress. No glimpse of Kiara has been seen within the teaser video, however she is going to play the character of Captain Vikram Batra’s girlfriend Dimple Cheema within the movie. Captain Batra was the hero of Kargil warfare. A reputation whose tales of bravery had been additionally well-known amongst Pakistani infiltrating troopers. He was given the code identify ‘Sher Shah’ by Pakistani troopers.

Captain Vikram Batra was martyred within the warfare on 7 July 1999. Even on the time of martyrdom, he was not solely tarnishing the enamel of the enemies, however was additionally saving the lives of his fellow officers by being riddled with bullets himself. Captain Batra, who was awarded the Param Vir Chakra, was solely 24 years previous, however the tales of his braveness are a lot that centuries cross. But right here it is about his private life. Talk about Dimple Cheema, in whose love Captain Batra had as soon as reduce off his thumb with a blade.

The first assembly of each happened in Chandigarh.
Dimple Cheema got here into the lifetime of Captain Vikram Batra throughout his school days. Captain Vikram Batra was born on 9 September 1974 in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. Born to Girdhari Lal Batra and Kanta Batra, Vikram studied as much as class XII from the Central School in Palampur. He earned a inexperienced belt in karate throughout his faculty days. After this he went to Chandigarh for school research. In 1995, he joined DAV College in B.Sc Medical Science. At the identical time he participated within the air wing of NCC and it was right here that he met Dimple Cheema.


Then Vikram left school and went to Military Academy
Dimple Cheema in an interview to The Quint mentioned that she and Vikram spent some very lovely months in Chandigarh. But within the yr 1996, Vikram Batra obtained chosen within the Indian Military Academy (IMA) and went to Dehradun. Apparently the gap between Dimple and Vikram elevated in kilometers, however the love by no means diminished.

SherShaah Captain Vikram Batra, the hero of Kargil who mentioned ‘I’ll positively come wrapped within the tricolour’
‘We had been presupposed to get married after Kargil’
Dimple says, ‘Vikram was chosen in 1996. He dropped out of faculty in Chandigarh. But not a single day glided by once I did not keep in mind him. He was within the Military Academy and our love grew. We had been about to get married in 1999 after coming back from Kargil. But he did not return. Gave me the ache of a lifetime and my recollections.’


Talk was much less, however love was rising
Dimple says that after the completion of coaching, when Vikram was posted and he began busy in numerous missions, then the wait for conferences and talks began rising. Vikram needed to present his time within the service of the nation and Dimple additionally supported him on this. Dimple says that within the meantime, the strain of marriage on her from the household had began rising. But she all the time used to inform Vikram, ‘Do what you want. Put your full consideration in that work. Everyone can be compelled to love what you’re doing and the end result of it.’

Shershaah Teaser: Captain Vikram Batra’s bravery will make you cry, the teaser of ‘Shershaah’ launched
‘He reduce off his thumb and stuffed my demand’
Dimple additional states that it was thought of a ritual for {couples} to go to Mansa Devi Temple and Gurudwara Sri Nanda Sahib. During one such journey, Vikram was holding his dupatta whereas each had been circumambulating. After the circumambulation, Vikram mentioned, ‘Congratulations, Mrs. Batra!’ After this, when each went to the temple for the subsequent time, Dimple expressed concern concerning the marriage. She tells that then Vikram Batra took out a blade from his pockets and reduce his thumb and stuffed his ‘mang’ with blood.


‘Even at this time it appears we’re going to meet once more’
Dimple says that though her relationship with Captain Batra lasted for 4 years, her recollections are sufficient to final her life. She says, β€œIt appears as if the a long time have passed by, I’ve by no means discovered myself any completely different from him. I nonetheless really feel that Vikram has gone to a posting and we’re about to satisfy once more. It’s only a matter of time.

July 7, ‘Paramveer’ who saves others even after being sieved
Before leaving for Kargil, Captain Vikram Batra met Dimple. Dimple herself was additionally very impressed by his patriotic spirit. In 1999, he was in a bunker in Kargil on 7 July when an explosion happened close to the toes of his fellow officer Naveen. The intruders began firing. Captain Vikram Batra rescued Naveen from there and took him to the shore. Said, you may have a household, you get out of right here. After saying this, he began responding to the assault of the enemies. Under the management of Captain Vikram Batra, the military had pushed the Pakistani infiltrators from Point 5140. At level 4875, he was tarnishing the enamel of the enemies. Naveen says, ‘Only half an hour after I used to be faraway from there, the captain sacrificed his life whereas saving one other officer.’ Captain Vikram Batra was posthumously awarded the Param Vir Chakra, the very best honor of the Indian Army, for his distinctive bravery and valor within the Kargil War.

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