Tendulkar, Kohli among cricketers to wish Indians on Independence Day

Virat Kohli (C) carries Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar with the Indian flag, during India’s famous win in the ICC 2011 World Cup Getty Images

By CricketCountry Staff

Mumbai: Aug 15, 2012

Indian cricket stars Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli, along with other players, on Wednesday wished the countrymen on the occasion of the 65th Independence Day.

Tendulkar and Kohli, along with fellow cricketers, took to social networking site Twitter to wish on the occasion.

Tendulkar wrote, “The things that count in life are the things that can’t be counted! Happy Independence Day!!”

“Happy independence day.JAI HIND,” wrote Kohli.

Pace spearhead Zaheer Khan said, “Happy Independence Day!!! #proudindian”

Manoj Tiwary said, “Aajadi ki kabhi shaam nahi hone denge, Sahidon ki kurbani badnaam nahi hone denge, Bachi ho jo ek bund bhi garam lahu ki… Tab tak BHARAT maa ki aanchal nilaam nahi hone denge… HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY !!! JAI HIND :-)” (sic)