Army Divas: Indian Army to celebrate 70th Army Day

Infantry Day on 27th October in India

Today is the celebration of 70th Indian Army Day. It is celebrated on January 15 as on this day in 1949 that Field Marshal KM Cariappa took over as the first Commander-in-Chief of Indian armed forces after independence. He took over it from General Sir F R R Bucher, the last British Commander-in-Chief. There is parade on this day at the Cariappa Parade Ground in New Delhi. Army chief General Bipin Rawat review the parade and will present gallantry awards to army personnel.

This day is celebrated to honour the victories and the sacrifices of our soldiers. Indian Army is the third largest army in the world. Army personnel pay voluntary service to the nation and work selflessly for the nation. The sacrifices made by our Army soldiers are not matter of pride but also motivation.

On this day, there are series of tweets by dignitaries of India for their valiant efforts.

In fact, the veteran director JP Dutta who has represented the army personnel, their life and their dedication for the nation very well in the nation has also shared his views on army with one of the reputed newspaper. JP Dutta shared that the work of armed forces cannot be put into words. In fact, a country like India where there are so many region, maintaining peace is not easy. If there was no armed force, no Army, there would be no India.



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