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Surrender of Pakistan in Bangladesh War

The following document, signed by General A. A. K. Niazi in Dhaka on 16 December 1971 ended the Pakistani War and surrendered the Pakistani army to Indian and Bangladeshi leaders.

Signed by Lieutenant General A. A. K. Niazi, Commander of the Pakistani Eastern Army Presented to Lieutenant General Jagjit Singh Aurora, General Offi cer Commanding-in-Chief of India’s Eastern Command

Excerpt Pakistani Eastern Command agree to surrender all Pakistani armed forces

in Bangla Desh to Lt-General Jagjit Singh Aurora, GOC-in-C of the Indian and Bangla Desh Forces in the Eastern theatre.