Know key facts about 1971 Indo-Pak war as country celebrates 50 years of victory | India- Pakistan
Social Science - History
Dec 16, 2022
The 1971 Indo-Pak war began on 3 December 1971 and ended on December 16, 1971. It is considered as one of the shortest wars in history which led to the liberation of East Pakistan and the formation of the new state of Bangladesh. This day is also marked as 'Swarnim Vijay Varsh'. As the country celebrates the 50th anniversary of India's victory over Pakistan in the 1971 Indo-Pak war, we share some important facts about the war.