Advance to Jjibannagar: The first attack by 62 Mountain Brigade to capture Jibannagar was the curtain raiser of 4 Mountain Division in the II Corps Southwestern thrust. 5 Maratha Light Infantry and ‘A’ Squadron 45 Cavalry captured Jibannagar on the night of November 25, 1971. Here, Indian troops advance towards Jibannagar.
Lt Gen JS Aurora congratulating Indian jawans at Jhenidah on their excellent performance. Jhenidah was liberated at 1430 hrs on December 7, 1971.
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