New Delhi, August 10: The nation is filled with the happiness all around as the 70th Independence day is on the way. This time the centre has decided to observe this independence day as ‘Sankalp Divas’ or the day of resolve. Preparations are going on in full swing to celebrate the day.
Here are the patriotic song sung by the legendary singer that left an impression on everyone’s mind and soul with the beauty of their lyrics of the song that takes the listeners to that era to feel the struggle that our freedom fighters had faced.
“Aye Mere Watan Ke Logo” is a Hindi patriotic song written by Kavi Pradeep, composed by C. Ramchandra, and sung by Lata Mangeshkar.
Watch: Aye Mere Watan Ke Logo
The song commemorates Indian soldiers who died during the Sino-Indian War in 1962. The song was first performed live by Mangeshkar on 27 January 1963 at the National Stadium in New Delhi in the presence of President Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan and Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, on account of Republic Day (26 January) 1963, which was just two months after the end of the war.