- She praised him for supporting the Armed Forces Flag Day awareness campaign.
- The Defence Ministry celebrates Armed Forces Flag Day every year to pay tribute to personnel of the Indian Armed forces.
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recently expressed her “gratitude” to the Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan “for supporting the Armed Forces Flag Day awareness campaign.”
The Defence Ministry celebrates Armed Forces Flag Day every year to pay tribute to personnel of the Indian Armed forces.
Recently, Shah Rukh Khan too lent his support to the soldiers of India and expressed his gratitude to the forces.
Acknowledging the actor’s support, Sitharaman sent a heartfelt note to the actor, reading,
Soon after reading the note, the elated 52-year-old actor took to his Twitter, writing, “Thank u Ma’m @nsitharaman for the opportunity. This is the least we can do for our Armed Forces. Will convey ur msg to the whole team. Jai Hind.”
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The actor expressed his support by sharing a picture of his team and himself standing together paying their respect for the Armed forces.
Bollywood celebrities such as Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma, too, thanked the forces for their sacrifices in the line of duty.