Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid recognitions for the fallen officers on the 50th commemoration of the 1971 India-Pakistan war and lit up the ‘Swarnim Vijay Mashaal’ at the National War Memorial.
Four ‘Triumph Mashaals’ lit from the Eternal Flame of the National War Memorial will presently be conveyed to different pieces of the nation, including to towns of Param Vir Chakra and Maha Vir Chakra awardees of the war.
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, who was likewise present at the setting, disclosed the logo for ‘Swarnim Vijay Varsh’ to check the commemoration of the 1971 India-Pakistan war.
In a tweet, Rajnath Singh stated, “I salute the convention of boldness and courage of the Indian Army. I recollect the grit of the courageous fighters who composed another legend in the 1971 war. Their penance is a wellspring of motivation for all Indians. This nation will consistently recollect them.”
In December 1971, the Indian Armed Forces made sure about a definitive and notable triumph over the Pakistan Army, which prompted the formation of a Nation — Bangladesh — and furthermore brought about the biggest military Surrender after World War-II. From December 16, the country will commend 50 years of the Indo-Pak War, likewise called ‘Swarnim Vijay Varsh’.