Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma lead the wishes on India’s 74th Independence Day

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Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Happy Independence Day. (Image Source: Twitter)
  • India celebrates its 74th Independence Day today.

  • Wishing every India a very Happy Independence Day.

Team India captain Virat Kohli and his deputy in limited over cricket, Rohit Sharma, on Saturday took to social media as they led the wishes from cricket fraternity on the occasion of their country’s 74th Independence Day.


“Wishing everyone a Happy Independence Day! God bless our great nation and its countrymen especially the ones who are away from their families, fighting on the front lines to keep us safe. Jai Hind,” tweeted Kohli.

“Wishing every Indian a happy #IndependenceDay. Nothing like stepping out for your country,” said Rohit in a tweet.



Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane, meanwhile, posted a video on Twitter where he reminisced the Independence Day celebrations in his school days and urged fellow countrymen to stay safe amid the ongoing pandemic.

“Happy 74th #IndependenceDay to all Indians! Children are the future of India and they’re the ones who will drive our nation forward. Let’s be their ‘Everyday Heroes’ and create the right environment which keeps them positive,” wrote cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar.

Here’s how other Indian cricketers wished the citizens of their country on Independence Day:

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