Bijoy Dibosh (Victory Day) - Dhaka Division, Dhaka
All Day, Wednesday, 16 December 2009
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Where: City Center, Dhaka, Dhaka Division
It was on the 16th of December in 1971 that the Pakistani army surrendered. Each year on this day, the Bangladeshi people remember the heroes, many of whom made the supreme sacrifices to liberate the country.
Various commemorative events take place throughout Bangladesh, giving people time to reflect on progress made in the country and to look to the future with renewed determination.