Centre committed to enhance its capabilities, says Rajnath Singh as he extend greetings on 88thAir Force Day
On the occasion of 88thAir Force Day, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh extended his greeting to the Indian Air Force (IAF).
Wishing the Air Force team, Singh said that the Centre is aiming to enhance its capabilities through modernisation and indigenisation.
Rajnath Singh on his twitter handle wrote, ““My felicitations and best wishes to the air warriors and their families on the occasion of Air Force Day-2020. Eighty-eight years of dedication, sacrifice and excellence mark the journey of the IAF which is today a lethal and formidable force to reckon with.”
Singh further added, “The Nation is proud of its men and women in blue and salutes the prowess of the IAF as it stands ready to face challenges and deter adversaries. We remain committed to the enhancement of IAF’s combat capability through modernisation and indigenisation.”
The Defence Minister also said that he was confident that IAF will “always guard the nation’s skies, come what may” and further wished them “blue skies and happy landings always.”
Prime Minister of India also went on to greet the Indian Air force as he wrote on his twitter, “
Union Home Minister Amit Shah also extended his greetings to the Air Force on the occasion, and reiterated the Centre’s commitment towards the IAF.
“Greetings on Indian Air Force day! From safeguarding our skies to assisting in all odds, our brave personnel have served the nation with utmost courage and determination. The Modi government is doing everything possible to keep our mighty air warriors roaring loud in the skies,” Shah said.
Meanwhile, the several squadrons will take part in the IAF Day Parade at the Hindon Air Force Station, Ghaziabad today.
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