New Delhi: As the nation is celebrating its 74th Independence Day, key figures in the sports fraternity extended their greetings towards the nation on Saturday (August 15).
India captain Virat Kohli to Rohit Sharma to Virender Sehwag, as well as India coach Ravi Shastri extended their wishes.
Tennis queen Sania Mirza, to hockey star Rani Rampal to Mithali Raj and other sportspersons, also posted pictures. Let’s take a look at what they have said.
Wishing everyone a Happy Independence Day! 🇮🇳 God bless our great nation and its countrymen especially the ones who are away from their families, fighting on the front lines to keep us safe. Jai Hind. pic.twitter.com/fhgzdUEF1G— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 15, 2020
When patriotism is strong in our hearts, it will find a way to express itself no matter what!— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) August 15, 2020
Here’s a shining example of how autism can’t limit the power of our children’s spirit.
With love & care, all our children can blossom in their own unique ways.
Jai Hind. 🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/kLAJ4devml
Thousands martyred their lives so that we could achieve independence. Let’s become citizens who honor that sacrifice and bring glory to our nation.— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) August 15, 2020
2020 has been a difficult year for all, but with the courageous spirit of India, we will win, united as one. 🇮🇳#IndependenceDay pic.twitter.com/vIXWO9l9dI
Happy Independence Day to all my fellow Indians 🇮🇳— Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) August 15, 2020
Unity, diversity, humility, and acceptability.. It’s the India I’ve always known and it’s the India I always wish to see for the future.. pic.twitter.com/bymwjOxsZM
Today is a day to feel proud about being a part of this great nation. May this spirit of freedom leads us all to success and glory in life. Happy Independence Day!#happyindependenceday2020 #IndependenceDayIndia pic.twitter.com/j9kLt73OP5— Rani Rampal (@imranirampal) August 15, 2020
#HappyIndependenceDay everyone.On this great day let’s remember all our freedom fighters and salute the #CoronaWarriors who are working relentlessly for us. Let’s all pledge to work both towards being self reliant and participate in Nation building #ProudIndian🇮🇳 #MeraBharatMahan pic.twitter.com/Ie9VglSkFO— Mithali Raj (@M_Raj03) August 15, 2020
Our nation’s diversity will always remain its biggest strength. Let’s always build on it. Wishing everyone a Happy Independence Day. #IndependenceDay2020— Sunil Chhetri (@chetrisunil11) August 15, 2020