We all hold our Army in high esteem. Army Day is celebrated each year on the 15th of January in India and our Bollywood stars took to social media to share their tribute to our jawans. Vicky Kaushal, who is filming Meghna Gulzar’s upcoming drama Sam Bahadur, said he was ‘shooting with the Army’ on this special day.
Vicky’s Instagram post was captioned, “Shooting on Army Day with the Army. Warmest wishes on the 75th Army Day to all ranks from Team Sam Bahadur….”. The movie features Sanya Malhotra and Fatima Shah. The movie is based on the life of India’s first field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, and his career in the Army over four decades and multiple wars. He was the first Indian Army officer to be promoted to the rank of Field Marshal and his military victory in 1971 Indo-Pak war led to the creation of Bangladesh.
Sidharth Malhotra, the actor who had played the role of Kargil hero Vikram Batra in 2021, film Shershah, tweeted on Sunday, “Our Indian braves standing guard keeps the nation safe at utmost peace. Their sacrifice and service has always been commendable. Salutes and wishes to the Army, veterans and their families on the occasion of Army Day.”
Actor Abhishek Bachchan writes, “Saluting you today and every day! Celebrating the brave hearts who guard our nation…Indian Army Day.” Actor Suniel Shetty shared a picture from his 1997 film Border, and wrote on Instagram, “The privilege of being an actor is when er get to play the real super heroes of our country. Saluting our soldiers on the 75th Indian Army Day.”
Saluting our heroes!!