Dimple Cheema made headlines in India as her moving and emotional story emerged from the film Shershah. The fiance of Captain Vikram Batra
Vikram Batra was a war hero who helped India succeed in a critical, dangerous operation during 1999 Kargil war against Pakistan
Batra got awarded with the Param Vir Chakra, India's highest and most prestigious award for valour, for his actions
Shershah, which was also his code name during Kargil war. Dimple Cheema was his fiance who never married after his was martyred.
Batra's love story with a young girl from his college, called Dimple Cheema became legendary as she never married after his death
The role was played by Kiara Advani who carried it off brilliantly and has since got accolades for her work in the film.
Captain Batra died saving another soldier and shunting out Pakistan soldiers from Point 4875 during the Kargil war