The Indian cricket team, which is currently in West Indies, on Thursday extended wishes to the countrymen on the occasion of 73rd Independence Day.
The BCCI on Twitter shared a video in which members of the team, including the likes of skipper Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Kedar Jadhav, coach Ravi Shastri can be seen extending their wishes.
While Kohli termed the Independence day as “the most iconic day in the history of our country”, Jadhav wished the Indian fans in Marathi.
BCCI captioned the video: “#TeamIndia wishes everyone a very Happy Independence Day
See the tweet:
Jai Hind 🇮🇳#IndependenceDay.”
#TeamIndia wishes everyone a very Happy Independence Day
— BCCI (@BCCI) August 14, 2019
See some more tweets:
Wishing every Indian a Happy Independence Day. Let’s work together towards progress of our country and create the India of our dreams. 🇮🇳 Jai Hind.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 15, 2019
Happy Independence Day to all Indians! Proud of what we’ve achieved in the last 72 years. Let us all Invest in Early Childhood Development .. this can keep our nation healthy, wealthy & happy for generations to come. pic.twitter.com/tsY87YLySu
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) August 15, 2019
After a clean-sweep of the T20I series, the Men in Blue completed a 2-0 ODI series victory after winning the third match by six wickets at the Queen’s Park Oval.
India and West Indies will now face each other in the two-match Test series, when both the teams will begin their World Test Championship campaign, from 22 August.
(With inputs from IANS)