Varun Dhawan was recently seen shooting for his next October in Manali and was even seen sharing pictures from the sets of the Shoojit Sircar directorial. Now the actor recently shared an image on social media and also a video where he urged everyone to celebrate the Armed Forces Flag Day for a week.
For the uninitiated, Armed Forces Flag Day is celebrated on December 7 in honour of the courage and valour of the army authorities who have fought for the nation. In association with the defence ministry, Varun Dhawan recently spread the message that the government has planned to celebrate ‘armed forces and their spirit’ for a week starting from December 1 to 7. The actor also asked everyone to sport a special flag that is available as a part of the celebrations.
Sharing a picture of him sporting the flag as his Instagram story, Varun Dhawan also added a video on the social media platform. Besides talking about the sacrifices made by the jawans, the Gen Y star also encouraged everyone to make donations in the Armed Forces Flag Day donation fund.
He has also given details about making the same as a part of his Instagram post wherein he said, “1st se 7th tak…army, navy ya air force…kisi bhi service ke flag ko hum garv ke saath pehney. Ye flags kisi bhi governmbet office se mil saktey hein. ARMED FORCES FLAGS DAY FUND ek special fund hai jo disabled soldiers ke aur shaheed hue soldiers ki widows unke bachchon ke welfare mein kaam aata hai. ARMED FORCES FLAGS DAY FUND mein poorey man se contribute karien. You can pay online by visiting Ksb.gov.in, Using UPI CODE- armedforcesflagsdayfund@sbi, Using PayTM number 8800462175, Using cheque Account number 34420400623, SBI RK PURAM BRANCH. Indian armed forces tak apna pyaar aur samman pahuchaaney ke liye apne videos aur pictures #ArmedForcesFlagsDay likh ke kisi bhi social media pe upload karien. Jai Hind.” (sic).
Whilst supporting a patriotic move, let us also remind you that Varun Dhawan will be talking about ‘Made In India’ products in Sui Dhaaga which features him alongside Anushka Sharma. Produced by Yash Raj Films, the film is directed by Sharat Katariya.