The ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ director Karan Johar wrote, “I am immensely proud and honoured to be born to a land of diversity…strength and valour…#HappyIndependanceDayIndia #IndiaAt70.”
‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ star Akshay Kumar tweeted, “They gave their tomorrow for our today…A lot has been done but a lot still needs to be done. Happy #IndependenceDayIndia.”
Akshay, even pleaded the audience to extend their support to the soldiers and their families, by contributing to his initiative. He tweeted, “This #IndependenceDay let’s pledge to support our soldiers. Visit http://bharatkeveer.gov.in to extend your support. We owe them this much ??.”
Gearing up for his ‘Lucknow Central’s release and currently in Pune, Farhan Akhtar posted a picture of his outside Chetwode Building, with the flag flying high, and wished the democratic nation its 71st independence.
Boman Irani wrote: As I wished Mom, she said, “Was a twenty year old girl when I woke up to freedom, seventy years ago. What a feeling!” #HappyIndependenceDay