“Nothing can repay the selflessness with which they protect our lives. Just a very, grateful heart is all we can have. Big salute to these warriors!, ” one tweets.
The Indian Armed Forces Flag Day is observed every year to honour the soldiers, airmen and sailors of India who fought on the borders to safeguard the country’s honour.
— Harsh Sanghavi (@sanghaviharsh) December 7, 2018
Armed Forces Flag Day 2018: Armed Forces Flag Day is being observed today across the country to honour the martyrs as well as the men and women in uniform who have valiantly fought to save the country’s honour.
Armed Forces Flag Day: Significance, Tributes And How You Can Contribute
The Indian Army, Navy and Airforce urged everyone to contribute towards funds:
Today, on the #ArmedForcesFlagDay , let’s pay our gratitude to every soldier for their courage, valour & sacrifice. We are proud of our valiant armed forces.
— Indian Air Force (@IAF_MCC) December 7, 2018
Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu saluted the armed forces.
— Suresh Prabhu (@sureshpprabhu) December 7, 2018
Leaders and citizens pay tribute to the armed forces online:
Punjab Chief Minister urged all to donate wholeheartedly to the #FlagDay.
On this #ArmedForcesFlagDay, let us strive to help families of our brave soldiers who attained martyrdom in the defence & honour of our country. I urge all of you to donate wholeheartedly to the #FlagDay Fund for the brave hearts of India. Jai Hind! pic.twitter.com/9E8ceTX860
— Capt.Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) December 7, 2018
See more tweets below:
— All India Radio News (@airnewsalerts) December 6, 2018
“Our flag does not fly because the wind moves it, it flies with the last breath of each soldier who died protecting it”
On this Armed forces flag day,we honour our soldiers of Indian Armed Forces for their unmatched valour and supreme sacrifice #ArmedForcesFlagDay#ArmedForces pic.twitter.com/tWE0oHA2rz
— Geetika Swami (@SwamiGeetika) December 7, 2018