Every year we celebrate Indian Navy day on December 4. This day is remarked to acknowledge and appreciate the rule and achievements of the Indian Navy. A variety of events are scheduled by the Naval officials to celebrate Indian Navy day. Every year a new theme is proposed to celebrate this occasion. What is this year’s theme for Indian Navy day? What is the history behind this occasion? And why do we celebrate Navy day? We will be answering all these questions in this article so keep reading.
Indian Navy Day 2021 Theme
Every year the naval officers celebrate Indian Navy Day with different themes. The theme of Indian Navy Day 2021 is ‘Swarnim Vijay Varsh’ signifying 50 years of India’s victory in the Indo-Pakistan war that took place in 1971.
Indian Navy Day History
Indian Navy is a naval branch of Indian armed forces Led by the President of India (commander-in-chief). Back in 1971, during the Indo-Pakistan war, December 4 was chosen to launch Operation Trident against Pakistan. On December 4, the Indian Navy formally entered the war and attacks on Karachi were constantly showering. As we all know because of the Indian Navy the whole country rejoiced with success. The victory over Pakistan made our country proud and respect the Indian Navy even more.
Indian Navy Day Significance
Indian Navy will be celebrating Indian Navy Day as a part of commemorating the 50th anniversary of victory in the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war. This day is celebrated to educate children and the citizens of India about the significance of one of the greatest victories of India over any country.