Shooter Hina Sidhu feels the medals are completely meaningless without National Anthem

The Supreme Court on October 23 asked the Centre to consider modifying the national flag code which regulates playing of the national anthem in cinema halls across the country

India’s ace shooter Heena Sidhu has recently come up with a strong message in the context of standing during the National Anthem in public places. It has been a hot topic of discussion in the recent time. Several sports person including Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir and Paralympian Deepa Malik have backed the act of standing earlier. And now, Heena has joined them.

Heena took to her official Twitter account to write this message. She wrote,

“No need to stand up for National Anthem means you can carry on eating your pop-corns, chit-chatting, talking loudly on your phone while its playing. Sometimes I feel so blessed 2 b a sportsperson…We cant even imagine this! Getting a medal wouldnt be half as gud without d Anthem.”

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Here’s the tweet:

A few days ago, Gautam Gambhir asked his fans through a tweet sarcastically that whether standing for 52 seconds is tough. He wrote,

Standin n waitin outsid a club:20 mins.Standin n waitin outsid favourite restaurant 30 mins.Standin for national anthem: 52 secs. Tough?”

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Indian paralympic medalist Deepa came up with an emotional message where she revealed when she misses her legs the most. She wrote,

The only time I miss my legs is when I can’t stand up for my #NationalAnthem.

The Supreme court of India asked the Central Government to consider modifying the national flag code. According to this code, the National Anthem will be played in cinema halls across the country.

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