85th Air Force Day: Narendra Modi, Ram Nath Kovind hail air warriors

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind and prime minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed the air warriors and extended greetings on the occasion of 85th Air Force Day.

"On Air Force Day, I salute the valour, commitment and dedication of our brave air warriors. They safeguard our skies," Kovind tweeted.

We salute our #IndianAirForce officers & jawans on the occasion of #AirForceDay . pic.twitter.com/wVDjF0SFvX

In a tweet, Modi said, "On Air Force Day, best wishes to our courageous air warriors and their families. Their determination and prowess ensure that our skies are safe."


Union minister of state for defence Subhash Bhamre also greeted air warriors and their families.

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is celebrating the 85th anniversary at Hindon Air Force base in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district on Sunday where a series of scintillating air display will be organised.


Updated Date: Oct 08, 2017 11:57 AM

Also Watch

IPL 2018: Royal Challengers Bangalore eye revival against Chennai Super Kings as 'Cauvery Derby' comes back to life
  • Thursday, April 26, 2018 In the Kanjarbhat community, a campaign against 'virginity tests' is slowly gaining ground
  • Tuesday, April 24, 2018 It's A Wrap: Beyond the Clouds stars Ishaan Khatter, Malavika Mohanan in conversation with Parul Sharma
  • Monday, April 9, 2018 48 hours with Huawei P20 Pro: Triple camera offering is set to redefine smartphone imaging
  • Monday, April 16, 2018 Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore interview: Sports can't be anyone's fiefdom, we need an ecosystem to nurture raw talent

Also See