Jalandhar December 8 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- DIPS Schools bhogpur and uggi observed armed forces flag day. Special assembly was conducted and students made armed forces flags on a chart followed by a parade. Teachers told students the significance of the day. It is on December 7 every year. The day is meant to honor martyrs and the brave soldiers that serve this country. Also known as Indian’s Flag Day, the day is dedicated to raising funds from Indian citizens for the welfare of the Indian Army. Red color in the flag and dark blue and light blue are all symbolic to the Indian Armed Forces. Students sang patriotic songs to arouse the attention of their classmates towards better feelings for the country and its bright and prosperous future. During this, the school principal told the students that the purpose of celebrating this day is to inculcate the feeling of patriotism among the students and people should come forward for the welfare and cooperation of the army personnel and their families. This day is a link to strengthen the relationship between the Indian Army and the common man.