New Delhi: On the occasion of Army Day on Saturday, Prime Minister, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Cricketer Yuvraj Singh, West Bengal CM Mamta Banerjee and many more shared their heartfelt wishes for the nation and the priceless, endless contribution of Indian Army.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi admired the Indian Army, saying it is known for bravery and professionalism, and words cannot do justice to its invaluable contribution towards our national safety.
His tweet thread read as follows “Indian Army personnel serve in hostile terrains and are at the forefront of helping fellow citizens during humanitarian crisis, including natural disasters. India is proud of the stellar contribution of the Army in Peacekeeping Missions overseas as well,” the prime minister said.
He added, “Best wishes on the occasion of Army Day, especially to our courageous soldiers, respected veterans and their families. The Indian Army is known for its bravery and professionalism. Words cannot do justice to the invaluable contribution of the Indian Army towards national safety.”
Apart from Prime Minister many other ministers and celebrities shared their affirmations and praised India Army for the endless service of safety they provide to the nation and keep us safe. Famous Cricker Yuvraj Singh also shared a picture of soldier hoisting a flag on the top of a cliff and salutes the national tri-color.
India’s Union Defence Minister under also put some words together to greet the services Indian Army provides to the nation. He shares best wishes to all Indian Army personnel and their families on the occasion of Indian Army Day.
Army Day is observed on January 15 every year to mark Field Marshall K M Cariappa taking over as the first Indian Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army, replacing his British predecessor in 1949.