As part of Swarnim Vijay Varsh celebrations ceremonial welcome of the victory flame, motivational lectures, screening of patriotic movies, logo making, debate competition and band display are being organised.
‘Swarnim Vijay Varsh’ a nationwide yearlong celebrations is being undertaken this year to commemorate India’s historic victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war Through these events, an effort is being made to recognize and honour the valour, bravery and sacrifices made by gallant soldiers of Indian Armed Forces in the 1971 war and also to rejoice as well as celebrate the occasion throughout the country with full fervour.
PM Narendra Modi on 16 December 2020 lit the ‘Swarnim Vijay Mashaal’ from the eternal flame of the National War Memorial, marking the beginning of the 50th anniversary year celebrations of India’s victory over Pakistan in 1971.
After the commemoration ceremony, organised by Tri-Services at Nehru Stadium Coimbatore on March 10, 2021, ‘Swarnim Vijay Mashaal’ will reach Air Force Administrative College on March 11, 2021.
The College is all geared up for a grand reception of the ‘victory flame’.