Army celebrates Vijay Diwas in J&K

Last Updated: Friday, December 16, 2011 - 23:59

Jammu: Vijay Diwas, India`s victory over
Pakistan in 1971 Bangladesh Liberation war, was on Friday
celebrated by the Army across Jammu and Kashmir.

The celebration commemorates the sacrifice made by Indian
soldiers and people of Bangladesh during the war.

To pay homage to the martyrs, wreath laying ceremonies
and other function were organised by the Army at various
regions in the state, including Akhnoor War Memorial, war
memorial at Prayer Hill and at Nowshera area in Rajouri
district.

PTI



First Published: Friday, December 16, 2011 - 23:59

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