Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today thanked Bollywood megastar Shah Rukh Khan for creating awareness amongst the people and spreading the message of Armed Force Flag Day.
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) December 14, 2017
Shah Rukh took to twitter to post the image of the letter sent by the minister. “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”, he tweeted.
To commemorate the week, the Indian Cricket team wore the Indian Armed Forces badges during the third test match against Sri Lanka on Saturday.
Bollywood celebrities such as Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma, too, thanked the forces for their sacrifices in the line of duty.