India Celebrates Victory Day
New Delhi, 16 Dec, 2007 : India is celebrating the 36th anniversary of its victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war on 16th December. This day is a landmark in the history of the armed forces as it was on this day in 1971 that Indian forces inflicted a crushing defeat on Pakistan resulted in the liberation of Bangladesh from Pakistan. Indian Defence Minister A.K. Antony, along with three chiefs of Indian defence forces laid wreath at the "Amar Jawan Jyoti".