After The Fall of East Pakistan
On this day in 1971, Pakistan’s Lt. Gen. AA Khan Niazi surrendered to the Indian Army, and East Pakistan officially became Bangladesh. India celebrates the occasion as Vijay Diwas. This video is from 10 days later when the Sam Manekshaw-led force had begun moving thousands of Pakistani PoWs into camps in India.
12/16/2019 11:33 AMupdated: 01/14/2020 1:04 PM