BanglaCapsule | Bangladesh History on  Feb 25

1952
Shaheed Minar, initially known as 'Shahid Smrtistambha', was formally inaugurated by Abul Kalam Shamsuddin, the then editor of the daily Azad.
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1956
A constitutional amendment was passed in the Pakistan National Assembly to include Bangla as a state language along with Urdu.
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1971
Yahiya Khan holds a secret meeting with Bhutto on Bangladesh, leader of the Pakistan People's Party.
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2001
The Supreme Court of India expressed the fear that unchecked migration of the citizens of Bangladesh to India will pose a threat, both to the economy and the security of the country.
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2004
BNP activists attack former Prime Minister and Awami League chief Sheikh Hasina's motorcade at Charkawa ferry ghat in Barisal town.
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2005
Abdul Latif, revered folk singer, lyricist and music composer, died.
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2008
Bazlur Rahman, one of the country's most prominent journalists and editor of the daily Sangbad, died in Dhaka.
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