The India – Pakistan war of 1971 came to be known as a landmark in the history of warfare. In a matter of 12 days, the Indian Army brought a formidable Pakistani army to its knees, took 93,000 prisoners and helped 75 million tormented people get their own nation – Bangladesh.

To commemorate Vijay Diwas of 1971, seven inspiring War Veterans who fought in the war for liberation of Bangladesh will be felicitated by Major Akshay Girish Memorial Trust at a special event in Bengaluru.

Major General Ian Cardozo AVSM SM, the first war-disabled officer of the Indian Army to command a battalion and a brigade will be Guest of Honour.

Air Commodore M K Chandrasekhar VM VSM of Flags of Honour Foundation will be Chief Guest

Day & Date: Sunday, 15th December 2019

Time: 10 am to 1.00 pm


Lunch: 1.10 to 2.15 pm

Venue: Loyola Auditorium

St Joseph’s Institute of Management

Address: #28/1, Primrose Road

(Off MG Road)

Bengaluru 560025

Phone: 080 2559 7781 / 2559 7791


Special Invitees

Families of Martyred Soldier Heroes

You are Cordially Invited to this Commemoration and Felicitation Function.

RSVP: Meghna Girish at 9844011177 by 5th December 2019

Thank You. Jai Hind.