Chasing a target of 119 runs India with the help of swashbuckling batter Virat Kohli's 55 off 37 deliveries, India scored 119/4 in 18.3 overs.
MS Dhoni-led India to their seventh win over Pakistan in a World Cup game (T20 and 50 overs) at the Eden Gardens here on Saturday (March 19). India now have a 11-0 lead over Pakistan in all World Cups.
Indian cricket lovers, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, took to Twitter to congratulate Team India and celebrate the much needed win.
Here's how Twitterati reacted:
Congratulations Team India for the amazing victory. #IndvsPak— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 19, 2016
Fantastic win for India👏As always @imVkohli was exceptional👌It's amazing 2 see the way he adapts& performs in the most difficult situations👍— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) March 19, 2016