Tweets flood on India’s Independence Day
Updated - Aug 15, 2014 10:07 am
15th August 15, 2014 the Republic of India celebrates its 68th Independence Day and team India is preparing for the Oval test. Away from celebrations and rejoice MS Dhoni & Co. have a bigger test, the last chance and challenge. A win here would level the series and help them savior pride, come back home with heads held high, while a loss would mean yet another series gone wrong.
In India though the point of discussion today is the occasion of Independence that they fought for and won form England similar opponents as they have on the battle field of cricket . On the Day not only Indian cricketers but, people associated with the sport from around the world came forward on twitter to wish India on its Independence day and twitter soon flooded with similar tweets.
Easter day Indian cricketer Bishan Bedi was among the first few to wish fellow countrymen his, twitter handle @BishanBedi read “Wishing all Indians Globally Happy Independence mentally!!” and was followed by Adam Gilchrist as the Aussie tagged Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his tweet @gilly381 “67 years of Independence, congratulations India! Have a great day. @narendramodi”
Commentrator Dean Jones joined the list of non Indians wishing the country @ProfDeano
“Happy Independence Day India!! #santradiwas”
This was just the beginning and in a few hours twitter was flooded with similar tweets from cricketers, celebrities and common people. Scroll down and find the entire list of people from the world of cricket and read along their tweets.
Wishing all Indians Globally Happy Independence mentally!!
— Bishan Bedi (@BishanBedi) August 14, 2014
Swatantrata Divas ki Hardik shubhkamna Bharath !!!
— Russel Arnold (@RusselArnold69) August 15, 2014
This Independence Day may we realise that Freedom didn’t come for free…hope we become more responsible and accountable to the nation.
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) August 15, 2014
We all forget how lucky we are to be able to breathe this free air,happy Independence Day to my fellow Indians #proudindian
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) August 15, 2014
Happy Independence Day to all. Jai hind!
— Vinay Kumar R (@Vinay_Kumar_R) August 15, 2014
67 years of Independence, congratulations India! Have a great day. @narendramodi
— Adam Gilchrist (@gilly381) August 15, 2014
Hapy Independence Day Send me ideas to recover aspirations and ambition of kids recovering from cancer @ email@example.com #JaiHind
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) August 15, 2014