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Picture of father saluting to daughter officer at a passing-out ceremony goes viral

The graduation ceremony of a child is the proudest moment for any parent. But in a picture getting viral has something more special than usual, in the picture a proud father is seen receiving a salute from his officer daughter. This picture is warming everyone’s heart on the internet.

In this viral picture, at the passing-out ceremony on Monday, the lady officer is identified as Apeksha Nimbadia who is saluting APS Nimbadia; her father. The father is Deputy Inspector General in the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), he was seen feeling immensely proud as her daughter graduated from Dr BR Ambedkar Police Academy while returning his daughter’s salute.


The image was shared on the ITBP Instagram handle with the caption “Proud father getting salute from proud daughter”. The lady officer will be joining as Deputy Superintendent of Police in Uttar Pradesh, according to the post.

A picture of the duo officers posing with the lady officer’s mother Bimlesh Nimbadia also warmed many hearts on the internet.


While for many, this picture was something unique, but it was not a surprise to the family as their family has a long tradition of serving officers. It was highlighted by the force that APS Nimbadia was a “third-generation office” himself.

This post of duo officers saluting each other garnished appreciation and blessings from all over the country as many responded to the post saying that it is good to see the family traditions being carried on by daughters.