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Independence Day 2022: These Bollywood stars belong to army background

Preity Zinta: The actress' father Durganand Zinta was an officer in the Army. Her brother Dipankar is also an officer in the Indian Army.

Nimrat Kaur: Her father was an Indian Army officer and a martyr who was abducted and killed by Kashmiri militants in 1994.

Celina Jaitly: She is the daughter of V.K Jaitly who is an Indian army colonel.

Chitraganda Singh: her father Niranjan Singh a former Indian army officer who retired as a colonel.

Actor Akshay's father Hari Om Bhatia was a soldier in the Army.

anushka Sharma: Her Father Ajay Kumar Sharma was in the Army. At the time of his retirement from the Indian Army, he was in the rank of Colonel.

Neha Dhupia: Her father is commander Pradeep Singh  Dhupia.

Lara Dutta: her father L.K Dutta is a retired wing commander

Priyanka Chopra: Her father Ashok and her mother Madhu both worked as doctors in the Indian Army.

Actress Sushmita Sen is also from defense background. His father Wing Commander Shubir Sen is retired from the Indian Air Force.