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Celebration of Armed Forces Flag day at War Memorial Tezpur

Celebration of Armed Forces Flag day 

Date: 07 Dec 2017

Location: War Memorial ,Tezpur ,Assam

Celebration of Armed Forces Flag day at War Memorial Tezpur, Circuit house,Tezpur jointly by HQ 4 Corps, Dist Administration, Sonitpur, Zila Sainik welfare Office, Ex- Servicemen Associations, Widows, Edupur Society etc. In Presence of:

  1. Brig M/C Mehta, Stational Commander, Tezpur
  2.  K K Sharma, ADC (S)
  3. Lt Colonel D N Agnihatri
  4. Lt Colonel Rajesh Nath, SSO
  5. Captain(IN) M.k Das (Retd), Vice President, ZSB
  6. K.B Choudhury, DIPRO
  7. Captain L.C Bhuyan(Retd), Wo, ZSWO


The Armed Forces Flag Day has been observe annually in India on December 7 since 1949. It has become a tradition on this day as an honour to the soldiers of India. 07 December 2017, ARMED FORCES FLAG Day Celebration at Tezpur War Memorial by Zila Sainik Board, Sonitpur, India Army, India Air force, Deputy Commissioner, Sonitpur , Ex-Servicemen & Edupur Society. The Day is named as ARMED FORCES FLAG DAY as decided by the Defence Committee of Cabinet in Jul 1948.  The Day has now become an old and honored Annual Feature of our National Life. It is on this Day that the services rendered by personnel of Army, Navy and Air Force are remembered.We observe this Day to enlist the public co-operation and support for three basic purposes – Rehabilitation of Families of Battle Casualties, Welfare of Serving Personnel and their Families and Re-settlement and Welfare of Ex-Servicemen and their Families in general.On this Day citizens and volunteer organization collect donation in exchange of token flag and car stickers throughout the country. Token Flags and Car Flags in red, navy blue and light blue color representing the three services are distributed to the public by Rajya & Zila Sainik Boards through out the country in return for donations.


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