October 12, 2020 4:19:38 pm
A video of a boy enthusiastically saluting a couple of Indo Tibetian Border Police (ITBP) personnel in Ladakh received a lot of praise on social media.
The clip shared by the ITBP’s official Twitter handle shows the boy named Namgyal standing near a road and saluting the personnel as they walked past him.
One of the personnel then shows the young boy the correct way to salute, which the boy imitates. The video also shows Namgyal responding to the instructions of “Savdhaan” (attention) and “Vishram” (at ease)”.
Namgyal, a local kid in Chushul, Ladakh saluting the ITBP troops passing by.
The enthusiastic kid saluting with high josh was randomly clicked by an ITBP Officer on 8 October morning. pic.twitter.com/dak8vV8qCJ
— ITBP (@ITBP_official) October 11, 2020
The video was reportedly recorded by an ITBP official on October 8 in Ladakh’s Chushul area. Here’s how people reacted to the video:
We proud our young generation 👏 Jai Hind
— Kalimulla Sharif (@SharifKalimulla) October 12, 2020
Very beautiful. Our salute to ALL officers.😇😊
— 🇮🇳🥰Ms. Gupta💙 (@rg_see) October 11, 2020
Soldier Heart ♥️…. भारत माता की जय !!!!! 🇮🇳
— Shantanu kumar (@Rayshantanu13) October 12, 2020
Hosh bhi, josh bhi!❤️
— Dheer Kothari (@HARDILAZIZ) October 12, 2020
Adorable 💖 Jai Hind
— B G KRISHNA (@krishworlds) October 11, 2020
— शेख़ Xandoomal تھومس 🏹 (@xandoomal) October 12, 2020
I really feel that the future of our country is safe when I see such videos. Waheguruji bless the little angel. India is proud of you ‘chotte sher’. 🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗
— Prabhjyot Singh Madan (@Prabhjyot_Madan) October 11, 2020
Since being shared online, the video has been viewed over six lakh times.
📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
- The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.