Defence Minister Rajnath Singh felicitates prominent contributors to Armed Forces Flag Day Fund for FY 2020-21
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh felicitated the prominent contributors to the Armed Forces Flag Day Fund (AFFDF) for Financial Year 2020-21 during the third edition of Armed Forces Flag Day in New Delhi today. He said, Indian Armed Forces have always defended India’s integrity and sovereignty during wars and by countering cross-border terror activities. He said, it is moral obligation to support the veterans, Veer Naris and their families.
The Minister expressed gratitude to all those who made valuable contributions in the AFFDF and appealed for more generous donations for the rehabilitation and welfare of Ex-Servicemen, Veer Naris & their dependants. He said, private sector should take advantage of Government’s policies and play a part in the country’s progress. During the financial year, contributions of over thirty two crore rupees were received and nearly one hundred 33 crore rupees were disbursed to over thirty eight thousand individual beneficiaries.