Bollywood celebrities are celebrating 75th Independence Day on 15th August. On this day people sing patriotic songs, cultural parades are organized across the country and the Prime Minister addresses the nation from the Red Fort. This year is also special because the government has started the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ initiative. Meanwhile, several Bollywood celebrities have hoisted the flag in front of their homes, including Shah Rukh Khan, Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor, Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan, Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Akshay Kumar, and many more. Other celebrities celebrated Independence Day.
Bollywood celebrities also took to social media to extend their Independence Day wishes and express their respect for the motherland. Former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen posted a picture of the Indian tricolor on her Instagram page and wrote, “Happy 75th Independence Day to our motherland India! I rise in honor and kneel in her honour. #India #motherland #love #Proud #Freedom #Glory #Jaihind.”