The Department of Sainik Welfare and Resettlement observed the Armed forces flag day in the city on Wednesday. The programme held at the Sqn. Leader A B Devaiah Bhavan was inaugurated by retired Major General C K Karumbaya who released the Armed forces flag day stamp on the occasion. Speakers recalled the sacrifices of Armed forces personnel to safeguard the country and raised the issues related to their welfare and urged to fix appropriate pension and reserving jobs for ex-servicemen.
Assistant Commissioner C L Anand, Air Commander K H Suresh of the Air Force Selection Board, Deputy Director of the Department of Sainik Welfare and Resettlement and others were present.