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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…

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Sheikh Mujibur Rahman declared the independence of Bangladesh – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

A written copy of the declaration made by Bongobondhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at mid night on the 26th March 1971. “Pakistani armed forces suddenly EPR at Peelkana & Police barrack at Rajarbagh from 0000 hrs 26 March killing lacs of…

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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…

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Demanding Provincial Autonomy – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

Bangobondhu was elected a member of the legislative assembly on 5th June, 1955 . The Awami League held a public meeting at Paltan Maidan on 17th June where it put forward a 21-point program demanding autonomy for East Pakistan. On…

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Student Politics – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

In the year 1942 Sheikh Mujibur Rahman passed the Entrance (currently Secondary School Certificate) Examination. He then took admission as an intermediate student in the Humanities faculty of Calcutta Islamia College, where he had lodgings at Baker Hostel. That same…

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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…

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A Life Sketch of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

1927: At the age of seven, Bangabandhu began his schooling at Gimadanga Primary school. At nine, he was admitted to class three at Gopalganj Public School. Later, he was transferred to a local Missionary School. 1938: At the age of…

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Official Manifesto of the historical six points – Bongobondhu Information & Research Center

Print this page Official Manifesto of the historical six points which was declared on the 7th June, 1966 by Bongobondhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. It was published by Nurul Islam on behalf of East Pakistan Awame League at that time.

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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…

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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…