Preity Zinta’s father Durganand Zinta was an officer in the Indian Army. He however passed away in a tragic accident.
Sushmita Sen’s father, Shubeer Sen, was a Wing Commander in the Indian Air Force. He retired from the services in 1991.
Priyanka Chopra’s parents Dr. Ashok Chopra and Dr. Madhu Chopra served as doctors in the Indian Army.
Anushka Sharma’s father was a Colonel in the Indian Army. He also fought in the historic 1999’s Kargil War.
Akshay Kumar’s father, Hari Om Bhatia wasva soldier in the Indian Army.
Neha Dhupia’s father, Commander Pradip Singh Dhupia, served in the Indian Navy.
Gul Panag’s father, is a retired lieutenant general of the Indian Army. Harcharnjit Singh had also received the prestigious Param Vishisht Seva Medal and Ati Vishisht Seva Medal for his service.
The actress is the daughter of an Army personnel. Her father, the late Major Bhupender Singh, was an engineer in the Indian Army.