Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created Diwali greetings to the Army. The sculpture on Odisha’s Paradip message tells our soldiers, ‘you are our heroes’. It also carries the hashtag #Sandesh2Soldiers, a social media campaign initiated by PM Modi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be launching a special campaign for soldiers in the Indian Army, called ‘Sandesh for Soldiers’ or Message to Soldiers in the run up to Diwali.
People can send messages under the #Sandesh2Soldiers campaign on the Narendra Modi App, through MyGov.in, and also through All India Radio. Doordarshan shall also be mounting a programme to share people’s emotions with the armed forces.
The prime minister, who is leading the campaign, said in a tweet, “I sent my #Sandesh2Soldiers. You could also do the same. Your wishes will certainly make our forces very happy.