“Either I will come back after hoisting the Tricolor, or I will come back wrapped in it. But I'll be back for sure.” Captain Vikram Batra.
Army Day in India is celebrated with great enthusiasm every year on the 15th of January. It has been started to respect the Lieutenant General of India, K. M. Cariappa (Kodandera Madappa Cariappa) who was the first Indian Army Commander-in-Chief. It is celebrated every year at all the Army Command headquarters and national capital by organizing army parades including many other military shows. Presidians celebrated Army Day with ardor and payed homage and saluted the courageous and brave Indian soldiers who have sacrificed their lives for protecting the country. They delivered speeches, performed role-plays of brave army men, and spoke about the duties performed by army men for the nation. They enthusiastically gave slogans and thanked the army men for their selfless service and brotherhood.