Independence Day 2022: Neil Bhatt, Sriti Jha and more pay tribute to freedom fighters on the occasion

Karan Kundrra, Niti Taylor, and others take to their Instagram handles and wish everyone on 75th Independence Day.

Updated on Aug 23, 2022 01:17 PM IST  |  111.8K
Independence Day 2022: Neil Bhatt, Sriti Jha and more pay tribute to freedom fighters on the occasion
Independence Day 2022: Neil Bhatt, Sriti Jha and more pay tribute to freedom fighters on the occasion

India celebrates Independence Day every 15th of August to commemorate the liberation of the nation and to honour the fighters who fought against the British Empire for freedom. On August 15, 1947, India got sovereignty from the confinement of the British colonial power. The nation celebrates this year every year with great pride and joy. We hoist our national flag and sing the National Anthem to honour our freedom fighters' struggles and contributions. 

As India celebrates its 75th Independence Day this year with the same zeal and enthusiasm, let's take a look at how celebs wished everyone on the occasion. 

Neil Bhatt

Ghum Hai Kisikey Pyaar Meiin actor Neil Bhatt took to his Instagram handle and shared a video with the Tricolour flag. In the caption, he wrote, "Happy 75th Independence Day 
#harghartiranga #tricolor". 

Click here to watch Neil's video

Sriti Jha

Khatron Ke Khiladi 12 contestant Sriti Jha said, "On this 75th Independence Day, I pay my tribute to all those who fight at the border for the safety of citizens, to the health workers, and to all those who make the country a peaceful and harmonious place to live in."

Jannat Zubair 

Jannat Zubair uploaded a video on her Instagram handle and wished everyone on this day. In the caption, she wrote, "We should not let anything divide the idea of India". 

Click here to watch Jannat's video

Ankit Gupta 

Ankit Gupta, who essays the role of Fateh Virk in Udaariyaan, says "Growing up, I have always celebrated Independence Day with my friends in school. The first thing which used to happen was the flag hoisting ceremony followed by singing the National Anthem together. On the sets of ‘Udaariyaan’ as well, we celebrate the day with a lot of enthusiasm, and everyone wears tricolour outfits. On this auspicious occasion, I wish everyone a ‘Happy Independence Day’.

Sangita Ghosh 

Sangita Ghosh, who essays the role of Swaran Bedi in Swaran Ghar, says, "Independence Day every year holds a special significance in my life as it takes me to my childhood memories when everyone used to gather for a flag hoisting ceremony in our school.  We have a day off on the sets of ‘Swaran Ghar’ and I cannot wait to go home to my daughter, Devi, and celebrate this day with her. I would like to extend heartfelt gratitude to all our great national leaders, because of their valour my daughter, Devi, and children like her are witnessing a progressive independent nation. I believe freedom comes with responsibilities and one must respect the freedom they have; it should not be taken for granted. I wish our country takes a step forward to attain victory in every aspect this year and in many years to come. My hearty wishes to all the citizens of India. Jai Hind.

Karan Kundrra

Karan Kundrra took to his social media handle and uploaded a picture of the tricolor flag on his Instagram story. 

Niti Taylor

Niti Taylor took to her Instagram handle and dropped a post wishing everyone "Happy Independence Day". 

Sourabh Raaj Jain and Shantanu Maheshwari

Sourabh Raaj Jain and Shantanu Maheshwari collaborated and made a dance video honouring all the winners and participants of India who participated in the Common Wealth Games. Sharing this video, they captioned, "Sports brings a country together like nothing else. The Commonwealth Games this year have had such beautiful moments of triumph, of national pride, of perseverance and hard work of all those who did their best in representing our country. On this weekend as we celebrate Independence Day, let's also celebrate each and every individual who has represented India on an international platform and with it applaud all our national heroes who have made us so proud! The 76th year becomes all the more special because of all the medals that have come home and with it so much cheer, applause and pride! #VandeMataram #IndependenceDay #CommonWealthGames". 

Click here to watch Sourabh and Shantanu's video

Neha Kakkar

Neha Kakkar uploaded a series of pictures of her with the tricolour flag, and in the caption, she wrote, "Ae Watan, Watan Mere Aabad Rahe Tu!! Humara Independent India". 

Kishwer Merchant

Kishwer Merchant also shared a quote by Jawaharlal Nehru on her Instagram handle on 75th Independence Day.

Yuvika Chaudhary

Yuvika Chaudhary shared a video on her Instagram account with the tricolour flag and captioned it "Jai hind". 

Click here to watch Yuvika's video

Mouli Ganguly

Mouli Ganguly, who essays Mahasati Anusuya in Baal Shiv, shares, “We must never forget how difficult it was to achieve freedom and should celebrate the great contributions of our freedom fighters. We must also pray for our brave soldiers who are at the borders to keep us safe. Today is also a day to reiterate our promise to make India a better country and express love for the land we call our home.”   

Yogesh Tripathi 

Yogesh Tripathi, who essays Daroga Happu Singh in Happu Ki Ultan Paltan, shares, “Independence Day is a matter of pride and joy for all of us. I would not only like to pay tribute to all the freedom fighters and soldiers, but also praise all national heroes from different walks of life including police force, doctors, social workers, sportsmen, artists, people associated with science and technology, etc. Many celebrated personalities from different fields have time and again made India proud with their unparalleled achievements and they all show the true worth of India’s independence. I pray for India to grow further and continue to celebrate our Independence every day.”

Rohitashv Gour 

Rohitashv Gour, who essays Manmohan Tiwari in Bhabiji Ghar Par Hai, shares, “Independence is a great privilege and responsibility too. Every Independence Day, I take my daughters to the flag hoisting ceremony in my building and tell them how me must pay tribute to our freedom fighters for allowing us to live freely and achieve all our dreams. I would encourage all my fans and viewers to do the same so that our future generation continue to understand the true meaning of freedom and grow stronger as a nation”.

Surbhi Jyoti 

Surbhi Jyoti dropped a video on her Instagram handle, and in the caption, she wrote, "Let the tricolour immerse you into Strength, Peace, and Growth...!

Click here to watch Surbhi's video

Sunil Grover 

Sunil Grover shared a beautiful video where the tricolour flag is illuminated in the sky. Sharing this video, he captioned, "Happy Independence Day !! #azadikaamritmahotsav #75thindependenceday Jai Hind!!"

Click here to watch Sunil's video

Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya

On 75th Independence Day, Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya wished everyone in her unique way. She took up the Instagram 'India At 75' challenge in which she answered the questions based on our country. Sharing this video, Divyanka captioned, "Let's know our country better, that will be true patriotism. (PS: Exam Independence day ke din hai doesn't mean sawaal Republic day ke nahi aayenge. Exam mein questions kuchh bhi aa sakte hain! Be prepared) #HappyIndependeceDay #RandomGKquestions #IndiaAt75 #KnowYourNation".

Click here to watch Divyanka's video

Siddharth Nigam

Siddharth Nigam also took up the 'Guess the monument' challenge on Instagram and shared a video. In this video, the actor manages to answer all questions correctly and scores 6/6. Sharing this clip, he captioned, "In between shoot checking my knowledge". 

Click here to watch Siddharth's video

Anushka Sen

Anushka Sen also took up the 'India At 75' challenge and even answered all the questions correctly and sharing this video, she wrote, "Hindustan". 

Click here to watch Anushka's video

Here's wishing everyone a very happy Independence Day!

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