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87th Air Force Day: PM thanks 'air warriors' for their service to India

IAF continues to serve India with utmost dedication, excellence: PM on 87th Air Force Day


Narendra Modi

On the occasion of on Tuesday, Prime Minister expressed gratitude to the "air warriors and their families" while stating that the (IAF) continues to serve the country with "utmost dedication and excellence".

"Today, on Air Force Day, a proud nation expresses gratitude to our air warriors and their families. The continues to serve India with utmost dedication and excellence," Prime Minister Modi tweeted.

He also shared a video showcasing various accomplishments of the

In the video, the Prime Minister lauded the IAF for its bravery and strength.

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh also took to Twitter and wrote, "Greetings to all Indian Air Force 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."

The Indian Air Force also extended its "heartfelt greetings to the courageous air-warriors and their families."

"The courage, valour, commitment, dedication and zeal are inspiration for all," IAF tweeted.

First Published: Tue, October 08 2019. 08:29 IST