SHILLONG: Eastern Air Command Headquarters is commemorating its diamond jubilee this year through a series of events. A “Bara Khana” (community lunch) for the air warriors and families was organized on Saturday. AOC-in-C, EAC, Air Marshal RD Mathur welcomed chief guest Bhaichung Bhutia for the community lunch, stated a press release.
Bhaichung Bhutia in his address thanked the Indian Air Force for the services extended by the IAF during natural calamities. He further mentioned how the Subroto Mukherjee Football tournament organized by the IAF proved to be the stepping stone in his career in football. The event witnessed enthusiastic participation by air warriors and their families.