The son of Indian soil Abhinandan Varthaman returns home today. This is no less than any festive occasion for Indians. There is extreme joy in people as Abhinandan Varthaman returns home today. India welcomes Abhinandan Varthaman with great zeal.
IAF Pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was taken into Pakistan’s custody after after his MiG -21 crashed in PoK area. He was flying MiG -21Bison that shot down the PAF-16 in the aerial fight engagement with Pakistan.
Since the day Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was taken in custody, there have been a regular effort by Indian Government to their pilot back. And finally amidst huge international pressure Pakistan PM Imran Khan announced in a PAK parliamentary session that they would release the Indian soldier on 1 March 1, 2019.
Earlier Abinandan’s video was made viral in which he was seen being arrested by pakistani army. Pakistan’s general tweeted that 2 of our pilot is in their custody and posted the video of Abinandan which was against Geneva Convention of POW. He violated the Geneva Convetion which is why probably he later removed his tweet. In this video Abhinandan was seen beaten by local mobs of Pakistan and later being taken in custody by pakistan army.
In another video which after sometime since the last one was posted, Abhinandan was seen being questioned by some pakistani official. He was asked various questions to which officer relied smartly. The best part was that the pilot shocased his bravery and was very cool and composed when being interrogated. Nation appreciates his bravery.
Late afternoon news came that Indian Air Force pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman has been handed over to the Indian High Commission in Islamabad, will cross Attari-Wagah joint check-post at around 3-4 pm today. People have gathered in huge number at Attari-Wagah border with garlands and Indian flags to welcome their hero. The josh no doubt is very high.
The parents of IAF Pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman will be at Attari-Wagah border to receive their brave son. Abhinandan’s parents received standing ovation in flight by the public which great gesture by our people. This is what makes the josh among soldiers high.
And finally our hero was handed over to India today by Pakistani officials at around 9:30 pm. Entire nation was waiting to have glimpse of their hero and finally the moment came. Though there was regular delay in the arrival of our pilot but the end result was fruitful. IAF chief said that IAF is happy to have their pilot back.
After his arrival Abhinandan was taken to Amritsar airport and he will be taken to New Delhi from there where he will meet his family members. Then he will undergo medical checkup. He would then be asked for debriefing next day.
I salute the real hero and bow down to you sir. You are a living legend. Your composed nature and bravery have set man example. Huge respect for IAF Pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman.