Indian Armed Forces have thanked the “Corona Warriors” for their services during the lockdown period by showering petals on hospitals and carrying out a fly-past in different parts of the country.
The operation has been carried out to thank the doctors and medical staff for helping the country in tough times. The nationwide exercise to express gratitude to lakhs of doctors, paramedics, sanitation staff and other front-line workers involved in fighting the coronavirus pandemic.
The Indian Navy and Coast Guards also flew their Chetak Helicopters in Mumbai to shower petals over JJ Hospital and Naval Medical Hospital as a token of gratitude.
The thanks-giving activities started with laying of wreaths at the national police memorial in Delhi to honour the police personnel deployed in the enforcement of the nationwide lockdown.
Air Force carried out fly pasts in many cities of the country including Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Patna, Guwahati, Patna, Lucknow, Srinagar, Bhopal, Bengaluru and many more
Resident Doctor’s Association of All India Institute of Medical Sciences has written to Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat to appreciate ‘the morale boosting gesture by the defence services for standing in solidarity with us’ (doctors) to fight #COVID19 pandemic.