On Sunday, Indian Air Force members and their families received wishes from Prime Minister Narendra Modi in honor of Air Force Day, which is being observed in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh.
“Best wishes to all air warriors and their families on Air Force Day. India is proud of the valour, commitment and dedication of the Indian Air Force. Their great service and sacrifice ensure our skies are safe,” PM Modi wrote on X.
IAF Chief Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari arrived at Bamrauli Air Force Station in Prayagraj on Sunday morning to take part in the celebrations for Air Force Day. At Bamrauli Air Force Station in Prayagraj this morning, the Indian Air Force kicked off the 91st anniversary celebration with a ceremonial parade. Following that, there will be an air show over Prayagraj’s Sangam neighborhood, which is close to the Ordnance Depot Fort. On Sunday, the 91st Air Force Foundation Day, Union Minister Amit Shah, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh sent greetings to every member of the Indian Air Force.
Taking to X, Union Home Minister Amit Shah wrote, “Greetings and warm wishes to all Indian Air Force personnel and their families on the occasion of the #91stAnniversary of this amazing force. We are proud of our Airwarriors who play a significant role in keeping India safe. The IAF today is a lethal and formidable force, projecting its air power beyond boundaries. Greetings to the Air Force personnel on #IndianAirForceDay.”
“With its wings of steel and the heart of courage, the Indian Air Force has fervently secured the nation’s interests during war and peace. On this auspicious occasion, I commemorate the invaluable service and the sacrifices made by them to protect the sovereignty of the nation,” posted Rajnath Singh on X.