Ranidanga, August 15, 2017: Sashastra Seema Bal, Siliguri Frontier celebrated 71st Independence Day at Teesta Stadium today. Sh. H.R. Barot, Commandant hoisted the National Flag and in his address to the Officers and Officials of the force he paid tribute to those freedom fighters for which India could broke the shickles of British Rule in 1947.
He also mentioned the glorious role of SSB to protect the Indo-Nepal and Indo-Bhutan Border and to maintain peace and harmony in the bordering villages. “Some inimical forces are trying to bring unrest in our country and as a Border Guarding Force we have to be alert to foil all their attempts”, said Sh. Barot.
The celebration ended with some games and sports where hundreds of wards of SSB Officers and Jawans took part.