As India celebrates its 65th Republic Day, Bollywood celebrities took to Twitter on Sunday to express their spirit of being a proud Indian
Anupam Kher, Anushka Sharma, Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Sridevi, Akshay Kumar wish their fans and friends, hailing Jai Hind!
Anupam Kher wishes to be born in the country every time. “Happy Republic Day. May we always find millions of reasons to be proud of our country. Pray, I be an Indian in every birth. Jai Ho.”
Echoing the same as Kher, Shabana Azmi wrote, “India matters. Proud to be an Indian. Happy Republic day to fellow Indians. Let’s work to make our great constitution a reality for all of us.”
Amitabh Bachchan: “A most happy Republic Day! for 2014..”
Salman Khan, whose latest release Jai Ho talks about the power of a commom man, tweeted, “This Republic Day, remember, you do not need to wear a uniform to serve the country. Jai Ho. Wish you a very happy republic day. JAI HO.”
Akshay Kumar: “Wishing all Indians all over the world a Happy Republic Day. Jai Hind!”
Farhan Akhtar greeted people by posting a quote by Lebanese writer Khalil Gibran. “Life without liberty is like a body without spirit. Happy republic Day”.
Whereas, many celebs remained glued to their television sets to watch the parade.
Shekhar Kapur: “Memories of those winter days in Delhi, huddled with friends n family, cheering for March Past n Floats passing by. Happy Republic Day!”
Anushka Sharma: “Happy republic day Indians! Missed the parade. Watched it every year while in school to wait for dad’s regiment to march – garhwal rifle.”
Sridevi: Wishing all a very happy Republic Day. Vande Mataram.
Madhur Bhandarkar: Here I am wishing, our dreams of a new tomorrow come true, for us. Now and always. Happy Republic Day. Jai Hind. Vande Mataram.
Manoj Bajpayee: Happy Republic Day to all of you. It used to be a fun to be in Delhi in this time of the year.
Shoojit Sircar: Happy Republic Day 2014.
Divya Dutta: Gantantra diwas ki shubhkaamnaayein (Happy Republic Day).
Vidyut Jammwal: Jai Hind. To all the Indians in every corner of the globe.
Tisca Chopra: A happy Republic day to you all. I truly respect our constitution and what it means – just wish we could have better implementation. Still I hope.
Jacqueline Fernandez: Happy Republic Day India. I’m off to catch the action at the parade.
Manish Paul: Wish you all a very happy Republic Day. Jai Hind!
Mugdha Godse: Happy Republic Day. Jai Hind.
Shreya Ghoshal: Happy Republic Day. Jai Hind!
Tanishaa Mukerji: Happy Republic Day.
Sanjay Suri: Happy Republic Day. Jai Hind.
Isha Koppikar: Wish my tweeps a very happy Republic Day. Jai Hind!
Aftab Shivdasani: Here’s wishing all of you a happy Republic day. Jai Hind.
Amrita Arora: Happy Republic Day to one and all.
Inputs from PTI / IANS