The whole world is united in fighting against the pandemic of Coronavirus. While we are ensuring our safety by being locked down in our homes, the medical industry is actively fighting this deadly war. Risking their lives to save others, doctors and nurses are working overtime to get rid of this pandemic. 12th May is celebrated as the International Nurses Day to honour the contribution of Florence Nightingale. Many Indian cricketers celebrated the occasion by expressing their gratitude on social media.
Sachin Tendulkar, who has been active in helping out the underprivileged section of the society, thanked nurses for being silent guardians who make an invaluable contribution to the health and safety of people.
It’s a day to celebrate & thank all the Nurses across the world who’ve been providing care & attention to those unwell & in need.
They’re the silent guardians who make invaluable contributions to the health & safety of people while risking their own lives.#InternationalNursesDay pic.twitter.com/rkMaUmwtkn
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) May 12, 2020
India’s current captain in all formats, Virat Kohli appealed his fans and followers to celebrate the occasion.
Thank you for your selfless service, dedication, compassion and kindness during such challenging times and otherwise. 🙏🏼😊 Let us all join together to celebrate #InternationalNursesDay 👩⚕️👨⚕️
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) May 12, 2020
Many other cricketers also took to Twitter to extend their heartfelt wishes.
A big thanks to our nurses for all the hard work and efforts they put day & night to ensure our well-being. Please stay at home to support them!#InternationalNursesDay
— Ajinkya Rahane (@ajinkyarahane88) May 12, 2020
Respect and a big salute to the dedication of our nurses. Your contribution towards fighting this pandemic has been immense. Happy #InternationalNursesDay
— Ravindrasinh jadeja (@imjadeja) May 12, 2020
This #InternationalNursesDay comes at a time when nurses are playing an unprecedented role in saving lives while often putting their own health on the line. With your care and patience, you have touched many hearts.The nation appreciates your
hard work and sacrifice🙏 pic.twitter.com/VVEDZOUpyL
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) May 12, 2020