Bhubaneswar: (Avilash Panigrahi) Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has saluted air warriors and their families on Air Force Day.
“Today, on Air Force Day, a proud nation expresses gratitude to our air warriors and their families. The Indian Air Force continues to serve India with utmost dedication and excellence.” the Prime Minister said.
Today, on Air Force Day, a proud nation expresses gratitude to our air warriors and their families. The Indian Air Force continues to serve India with utmost dedication and excellence. pic.twitter.com/iRJAIqft11
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 8, 2019
CM Naveen Patnaik also took twitter to pay tributes to the air warriors.
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) October 8, 2019
As India celebrates the 87th Air Force Day to salute the country’s air warriors, tributes have started flowing in from all across the country.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, who is in France for the much-awaited induction of Rafale fighter jets, also took to Twitter to salute the Indian Air Force.
Greetings to all @IAF_MCC personnel and their families on the 87th IAF Day. The IAF is the shining example of exemplary courage, fortitude, determination and impeccable service to our nation.
These men and women in Blue have the ability to touch the sky with grit and glory.
— Rajnath Singh (@rajnathsingh) October 8, 2019
President Ram Nath Kovind also took to the social media platform to congratulate the IAF.
On Air Force Day, we proudly honour our air warriors, veterans, and families of the Indian Air Force. They safeguard our skies with courage and commitment. India remains forever indebted to the brave men and women in blue for their selfless devotion and sacrifice #PresidentKovind
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) October 8, 2019
More notable political leaders like Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Hockey legend Padmashree Dilip Tirkey congratulate IAF for completing 87 glorious years.
Greetings to the sentinels of the Indian skies on #IndianAirForceDay. Our air warriors are an epitome of unparalleled courage, unflinching grit and resolute commitment.
— Dharmendra Pradhan (@dpradhanbjp) October 8, 2019
— Dilip Kumar Tirkey (@DilipTirkey) October 8, 2019