Vijay Diwas

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Vijay Diwas in India in 2022

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Dates of Vijay Diwas
2023 India Saturday, December 16thVijay Diwas
2022 India Friday, December 16thVijay Diwas
2021 India Thursday, December 16thVijay Diwas
2020 India Wednesday, December 16thVijay Diwas
2019 India Monday, December 16thVijay Diwas
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of Vijay Diwas in India.

Victory Day is a national holiday in Bangladesh and is celebrated on December 16th each year to commemorate the victory of the allied forces over the Pakistani forces in the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971 and marked the end of the nine-month-long Bangladesh Liberation War and 1971 Bangladesh genocide and official secession of East Pakistan into Bangladesh.

This day and event are also commemorated across India as Vijay Diwas to honour Indian and Bangladeshi martyrs who laid down their lives to liberate Bangladesh and in honour of the Indian contribution and lives lost.

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