The Swarnim Vijay Mashal on its journey in Vajra Corps- Defenders of Punjab area of responsibility , was accorded a grand reception at Tibri by War Veterans , Veer Naris BSF Personnels NCC cadets , school children , locals and clvil dignitaries were also present during the event organised at Har Maidan Fateh Stadium in Tibiri Military Station The Mashal was received by veterans of 1971 War . Brigade Commanders of Dera Baba Nanak and Ravi Brigade led the solemn ceremony held to commemorate the spectacular victory of India . Thereafter the events included felicitations of war veterans & Veer Naris , who were given an rousing reception by everyone at Tibri . The event also included Physical Training display , impressive band display and karate show . Cultural event on patriotic theme was performed by Army public school and local school children . The war veterans nostalgically recounted the events of 1971 war which was met with thunderous applause by the audience .