Indian Armed Forces Salutes Covid - 19 Warriors

By Editor 18-May-2020

Indian Armed Forces Salutes Covid -19 Warriors who have been tirelessly and selflessly working during the unprecedented times of corona virus pandemic with fly past and showering of petals all over India. India has been successfully fighting Corona Virus with the help of COVID Warriors.

 IAF has been contributing towards the national effort to contain Corona by supporting mobility of men and material both at International and Domestic level. More than 600 tons of medical supplies and large number of people have been airlifted including Doctors, Para-medics and equipment for setting up COVID testing labs. IAF personnel will continue to contribute towards fight against Corona.

Several aircraft of Indian Air Force comprising of the Sukhoi-30 MKI, MiG-29 and Jaguar flown over Rajpath over Delhi and many places from Kashmir to Kanyakumari and Assam to Gujarat. Station Commanders & Senior Naval Officers across the three Commands (Western, Southern and Eastern Naval Commands) and in Andaman and Nicobar Command met the Health Care professionals, policemen, sanitation workers and other frontline Corona Warriors to convey the appreciation on behalf of the Indian Navy and applauded their efforts in successfully treating the COVID 19 patients and also thanked for their relentless efforts.

 At INS Hansa, Goa, 1500 Indian Navy personnel expressed their appreciation by forming a Human Word Chain and thank the Corona Warriors. The SNC band played some famous numbers on a warship berthed opposite the Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) and near the Vikrant-Venduruthy Bridge, epochal landmarks of Kochi. Naval Bands also performed onboard ExViraat in Mumbai and in Visakhapatnam Harbour.