BanglaCapsule | Bangladesh History on  Dez 16

Kazi Nazrul Islam, national poet of Bangladesh, started publishing the weekly Langal, with himself as chief editor.
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Mahmudun Nabi, prominent playback singer, was born.
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Pakistani military forces surrender to the Indian armed forces and Bangladesh becomes independent.
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Bangladesh Bank, the central bank of the country, was set up by the Bangladesh Bank Order 1972.
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Prof Dr Md Abul Kalam Azad, Shaheed Intellectual and recipient of the 'Ekushe Padak', died.
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Sheikh Mujibur Rahman lays the foundation of National Monument at Savar.
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Bangladesh constitution goes into effect.
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Nurul Momen, renowned play writer and litterateur, died.
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SQUARE Hospital was formally inaugurated in Panthapath, Dhaka.
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An ordinance promulgated by the President repealed the Emergency Powers Ordinance 2007 and Emergency Powers Rules 2007, thereby ending the state of emergency and restoring fundamental rights. The state of emergency had been enforced on January 11, 2007 amid political turmoil over the ninth parliamentary polls.
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