Vijay Diwas 2019: PM Modi, Rajnath Singh Pay Tribute To Armed Forces

Vijay Diwas: On this day in 1971, over
90,000 Pakistani soldiers had surrendered before Indian troops

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Has paid
tributes on Vijay Diwas to the soldiers of Indian forces would stay inscribed
in gold letters. The day marks the success of troops over Pakistan.

“On Vijay Diwas, I cover tribute
into the grit, the courage and bravery of soldiers. The history our troops
generated with this day will remain embossed in gold letters,” PM Modi

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh Paid
homage to the forces won’t ever be forgotten.

“In the event of Vijay Diwas now
the country salutes the indomitable courage and bravery of India”s armed
forces. We’re proud of our Armed Forces that have defended our nation. We’ll
never forget their sacrifice and support,” he tweeted.

Union Minister Harsimrat Badal Paid her tribute.

“I join the country in Saluting
the nation on Vijay Diwas’ soldiers. Do we bow to the martyrs who laid down
their lives in the warfare of 1971? Jai Hind,” she tweeted.

Vijay Diwas is celebrated on December
16 annually. On this day in 1971, over soldiers had surrendered, bringing the
war over the western and eastern fronts.

The war had contributed to the development
of Bangladesh.