BanglaCapsule | Bangladesh History on  Jul 31

1989 The Constitution (Ninth Amendment) Act 1989 was passed which provided for the direct election of the vice-president; it restricted a person in holding the office of the PRESIDENT for two consecutive terms of five years each; it also provided that a vice-president might be appointed in case of a vacancy, but the appointment must be approved by the Jatiya Sangsad.
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2004 Flood-weakened riverbanks in South Asia collapsed around villages, pushing the death toll from this season's monsoons above 1,500 and stranding more than 30 million people.
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