BanglaCapsule | Bangladesh History on  Jul 07

1972 Bangladesh Election Commission was formed after it was restructured, reformed and renamed after Bangladesh Liberation War to its present form.
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1996 Lawachara National Park, major national park and nature reserve in Bangladesh, was declared a national park by the Bangladesh government under the Wildlife Act of 1974.
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2002 Nearly two dozen people were killed and thousands left homeless as torrential monsoon rains lashed large parts of Asia over the weekend, worsening floods and triggering fresh storms and landslides. Monsoon flooding killed at least 11 in Bangladesh.
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2008 At least 20 people died and 32 others injured in a road crash involving two buses colliding head-on on the Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Daudkandi upazila of Comilla.
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2010 The opposition BNP enforced the first nationwide dawn-to-dusk general strike since the AL-led government came to power in January 2009.
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