Year: 2018

Bangabandhu and the freedom of Bangladesh – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

By – Khondaker Abdus Samad Our nationalist movement that led to the War of Liberation began soon after the creation of Pakistan. Since inception, the Pakistani rulers began maligning our culture to destroy our independent cultural identity. Bangabandhu initiated our nationalist…

Songs – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

Amra Shobai Bangali : Shyamal Mitra Joy Joy Nobojato Bangladesh : Bhupen Hajarika Mujib Baiya Jao Re : Abdul Jabbar O Amar Bangladesher Majhi Bhai O Bongobondhu Bangali Re (Bongobondhur Sroddhanjali) : Rathindranath Roy

15th August: Darkest Chapter Of History – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

The time when the murderers were brush firing all the family members of Bangabandhu at the hour just before dawn, it was raining, as if the nature was weeping. The frightened Bangladesh against the raised firearms was all bemused in…

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…

Mujib’s killers case: A chronology of events – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

Following is the chronology of the protracted legal process of Bangladesh’s founder Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s assassination: August 15, 1975 – Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is killed along with most of his family members in a predawn putsch, which also…

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…

Assassination of the father of the nation – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

The assassination of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (Bangabandhu) occurred on August 15, 1975. Mujibur Rahman was killed with most of his family members by a tiny group with powerful guns. He led a very simple life in his own house with…

Bangabandhu and the emergence of an independent Bangladesh – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

While many leaders and activists played a part in the long struggle for the emergence of Bangladesh, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s role was critical. National vs religious identities Before we became Bangladeshis, we were Indians and then Pakistanis. Our Indian…

Political Life

Bongobondhu – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

Author: Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, London, December 20, 1994 He is not a mere individual. He in an institution. A movement. A revolution. An upsurge. He is the architect of the nation. He is the essence of epic poetry and he is…

Assassination

Bongobondhu Murder Case – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

– Bangladesh Supreme Court In the early dawn of 15th August, 1975 the then president and the founding father of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh , Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, and the members of his family, excepting two daughters, in…