ITANAGAR, Dec 7 - The Armed Forces Flag Day was observed at Raj Bhavan here on Thursday with Arunachal Governor Brig BD Mishra (retd) and Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein attending the event.
The Day is dedicated towards collection of funds from the people for the welfare of the Armed Forces personnel.
Governor Mishra along with his wife Neelam Misra donated towards the Flag Day Fund. He exhorted the officers and staff of Raj Bhavan to generously contribute towards the fund.
The Governor, who himself is a war veteran, paid tributes to the brave and gallant heroes from the Armed Forces, who have laid down their lives in the service of the country during various wars and military operations.