Behind the victory in the war of liberation was the single and joint efforts of many people from home and abroad, innumerable incidents. Here is a description of each day of the war. A delegation of the Bangladesh Muktisangram Sahayak Samiti from the Indian state of West Bengal met Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in Kolkata on 5 June. Indira Gandhi told the delegation that they are always considering the question of recognizing the Bangladesh government. However, recognition alone will not be of any particular benefit. Joynal Abedin, Amiya Dasgupta, Nirmal Basu and others were in the delegation. They requested the Prime Minister to set up a sub-committee in the Union Cabinet to assist the refugees and make other arrangements for its headquarters in Calcutta.