New Delhi: On New Year’s eve, the Indian Air Force (IAF) tweeted a video summarising the everyday life of a soldier. The video, where Sukhoi-30s and Rafale jets could be seen taking to skies, aims to pay tribute to men and women in uniform.Also Read - Indian Army, Navy Start Recruitment Under 'Agnipath' Scheme
“Indian Air Force wishes all a very Happy New Year 2020,” the tweet was captioned. Also Read - Agnipath Scheme Protest: 35 WhatsApp Groups Banned for Spreading Fake News
In the video, soldiers are seen braving tough weather conditions and training in rough terrains. Also Read - Agnipath Scheme: Amid Violent Protests, Air Force Releases Eligibility Criteria, Selection Process, Other Details
In the 2-minute long video, the narrator says, “Keeping an eye on enemies and giving them a befitting reply is what bring joys to a soldier.”
Today, Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane also extended new year’s wishes.
“I pray to Waheguru ji to give me courage and strength to perform my duties as the chief of Army Staff. All three services are ready to defend the country,” he told news agency ANI.
“Our priority will be to be operationally prepared at all times. We will pay special attention to respect human rights,” he added.