PM Narendra Modi today attended a programme to honour Indian soldiers martyred in the Liberation War of Bangladesh in 1971. Paying rich tribute to the martyrs, the PM said, “India would always stand by Bangladesh in it’s development journey.” PM Modi mentioned about the key role played by Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
PM Modi’s speech at a programme to honour Indian soldiers martyred in the 1971 war
PM spoke on Major Ashok Tara during his speech. On 17 December 1971, Major Ashok Tara of 14 Guards rescued family of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. pic.twitter.com/SRMH4MCoZX
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