After over 48 hours of tension, IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman. Dressed in a blue blazer, white shirt and beige trousers. Crossed the gates at the Attari-Wagah border and officially entered Indian soil. An entire nation broke into loud cheer on seeing the live coverage of the historic moment.
With his head held high and flanked by Pakistani rangers. A diplomat and an IAF attache, Abhinandan Varthaman slowly walked towards the gates of the Wagah border. The entire nation that has been waiting since 8 am in the morning watched with bated breath as footage from Pakistani television channels streamed across the country.