Facing freezing temperature at Siachen, Indian soldiers cherish hot Pizzas on 70th Republic Day

New Delhi: In a heart-warming gesture, a pizza delivery company sent a team to deliver piping hot pizzas to the world’s highest battlefield, the Siachen base camp, on Republic Day.

“We are honoured to have served hot Domino’s pizzas to our brave Soldiers and Officers at Siachen as a gesture of our gratitude for their untiring service to the nation,” Domino’s wrote on its Twitter handle.

In the photos that Domino’s shared on the micro-blogging site, soldiers can be seen lining up to get their pizzas, while others can be seen enjoying the treat.

Earlier, Domino’s had tweeted that its team was on its way to deliver “happiness and hot pizzas at 20,000 feet”.

The act was much appreciated on Twitter with users praising the pizza-delivery joint.

Replying to a user, Domino’s wrote, “It gives us pleasure to serve our jawans who serve us with all their heart”.

To another user, Domino’s wrote, “Thank you so much for the appreciation. Well, it was a small gesture for our Nations heroes and put a smile on their faces.”