Dec 16, 1971 · December 16, 1971 is considered as the darkest day in our history. The Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 was a military confrontation between India and Pakistan that occurred during the liberation war in East Pakistan from 3 December 1971 to the fall of Dacca (Dhaka) on 16 December 1971.
India joined the war on 3 December 1971, after Pakistan launched preemptive air strikes on North India. The subsequent Indo-Pakistani War witnessed engagements on two war fronts. With air supremacy achieved in the eastern theatre and the rapid advance of the Allied Forces of Bangladesh and India, Pakistan surrendered in Dacca on 16 December 1971.
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1971: State Bank of Pakistan became Bangladesh Bank. 1972: The constitution of the People's Republic of Bangladesh was enacted on December 16. 1973: Gallantry awards of war were declared by Bangladesh Gazette on 15 December. 1996: Silver jubilee of victory was celebrated.
The Instrument of Surrender was a written agreement that enabled the surrender of the Pakistan Eastern Command in the Bangladesh Liberation War, and marked the end of the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 in the Eastern Theater. The surrender took place at the Ramna Race Course in Dhaka on December 16, 1971.
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Victory Day (বিজয় দিবস – Bijoy Dibos), 16th December 1971, Declaration of Independence, March 26, 1971Victory Day (বিজয় দিবস – Bijoy Dibos): is a national holiday in Bangladesh celebrated on December 16 to commemorate the victory of the Allied forces High Command over the Pakistani forces in the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971.