Month: November 2016

Political Life

Declaration of Independence: Settling the dispute – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

By – Dr. Rashid Askari The history of our Liberation War has undergone huge distortion at the hands of vested quarters and political governments. The politically partisan intellectuals held repeated post-mortems of history to use it in their respective favour. This…

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Life In Prison – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

In 1948 On 11 March,Bangobondhu was arrested along with some colleagues while they were holding a demonstration in front of the Secretariat building. On 19 May, Mujib was arrested again on 11 September. He was released from jail on 21…

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The day they killed Bangabandhu – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

Author : Junaidul Haque IT was Friday, August 15, 1975. It was one of the most tragic days of our history. It reminded us of the dark night of March 25, 1971. The Father of the Nation, loved and respected…

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The speech on the 7th March, 1971 – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

He spoke at a time of increasing tensions between East Pakistan and the powerful political and military establishment of West Pakistan. The Bengali people were inspired to prepare for a potential war of independence, amid widespread reports of armed mobilization…

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5 Bangabandhu killers hanged – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

Clockwise: Syed Farooq Rahman, Sultan Shahriar Rashid Khan, Bazlul Huda, AKM Mohiuddin Ahmed and Mohiuddin Ahmed Govt goes for execution 14 hours after review petition rejected; bodies sent to their village homes with police escort. Five condemned killers of Bangabandhu…

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Parliament and Minister – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

The first general elections were held on 10 March, 1954. The United Front won 223 seas out of a total of 237, including 143 captured by the Awami League. Bangobondhu swept the Gopalganj constituency, defeating the powerful Muslim League leader…

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General Secretary Of East Pakistan Awami League – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

Print this page On 9 July, 1953 , Mujib was elected general secretary of East Pakistan Awami League at this council session. Efforts were made to forge unity among Moulana Bhashani, A.K. Fazlul Huq and Shaheed Suhrawardy with the objective…

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Bongobondhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

Author: Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury The life of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is the saga of a great leader turning peoplepower into an armed struggle that liberated a nation and created the world’s ninth most populous state. The birth of the…

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Portrait of a patriot – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

By – Dr. M. Waheeduzzaman (Manik) Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was born on March 17, 1920 at Tungipara in the then Faridpur district. Despite the fact that he was an extraordinary political leader who had spent more than twelve years in…