Braving the ultra-cold weather, Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel celebrated the Republic Day by hoisting the national flag at 17,000 feet. The temperature in Ladakh at present is minus 20 degrees Celsius.
In a video put on social media, ITBP personnel, or Himveers as they are popularly called, can be seen chanting Bharat Mata Ki Jai.
#WATCH Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel with the national flag celebrating Republic Day at 17000 feet in snow today. The temperature in Ladakh at present is minus 20 degrees Celsius. 'Himveers' chanting 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' and 'Vande Mataram'. pic.twitter.com/ANCe8txnFI— ANI (@ANI) January 26, 2020