India‘s armed forces on Sunday exhibited their appreciation and gratitude towards all frontline workers including medical professionals, police and sanitation workers for their contribution in fight against COVID-19.
Several activities like fly-pasts, flashing warship lights and other displays by the Indian army bands were included in Sunday’s spectacular show across the country.
Here are some of the glimpses.
A navy ship is illuminated to express gratitude towards the frontline workers for their contribution in India‘s fight against COVID-19 in Mumbai. Photograph: Mitesh Bhuvad/PTI Photo
A team of Delhi Police conducts rounds of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences to thank medical professionals for their fight against the COVID-19. Photograph: Vijay Verma/PTI Photo
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An Indian Air Force chopper showers flower petals on the Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi to express gratitude towards medical professionals for their contribution in fight against COVID-19. Photograph: Vijay Verma/PTI Photo
An Indian Navy helicopter showers flower petals on medics at INHS Asvini in Mumbai. Photograph: Shashank Parade/PTI Photo
Indian Air Force‘s Su-30 fighter aircraft fly over Mumbai to pay tribute to the frontline COVID-19 warriors. Photograph: Shashank Parade/PTI Photo
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Air Force helicopter showering flower on RML in New Delhi during the nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. Photograph: Atul Yadav/PTI Photo
A medic shows flowers showered by an Indian Army helicopter on medical professional at Gauhati Medical College and Hospitals. Photograph: PTI Photo
INS Jalashwa of Eastern Naval Command on a surveillance mission in the Bay of Bengal thanks coronavirus warriors. Photograph: /Twitter
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Three C-130 transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force fly over the Rajpath to express gratitude towards all frontline workers. Photograph: Manvender Vashist/PTI Photo
Three C-130 transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force fly over the Raisina Hill. Photograph: Subhav Shukla/PTI Photo
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The gesture of thanks started with laying of flowers by representatives of the three services of armed forces at the police memorial in Delhi. Photograph: /Twitter
COVID-19 warriors at KGMC Hospital in Lucknow wave back at IAF helicopter flying to shower petals. Photograph: /Twitter
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IAF‘s chopper flies over the Police War Memorial in New Delhi to shower flower petals to express gratitude and appreciation towards the police officials on duty amid pandemic. Photograph: /Twitter
Personnel onboard INS Savitri of the Eastern Naval Command on a mission deployment, salute India‘s ‘corona warriors‘. Photograph: /Twitter