East Pakistan
East Pakistan (Bengali: পূর্ব পাকিস্তান Pūrbô Pākistān; Urdu: مشرقی پاکستان‎ Mas̱ẖriqī Pākistān [məʃrɪqiː pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn]), present-day Bangladesh, was a provincial state of Pa...
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History of Bangladesh (1947-1971)
The history of East Pakistan from 1947 to 1971 covers the period of Bangladesh's history between its independence as a part of Pakistan from British colonial rule in 1947 to its independence from Paki...
History of Bangladesh (1947-1971) - Wikipedia
1970 Bhola cyclone
The 1970 Bhola cyclone was a devastating tropical cyclone that struck East Pakistan (now Bangladesh) and India's West Bengal on 12 November 1970. It remains the deadliest tropical cyclone ever recorde...
1970 Bhola cyclone - Wikipedia
Pakistani general election, 1970
General elections were held for the first time in the history of Pakistan on 7 December 1970, although the polls in East Pakistan, originally scheduled for October, were delayed by disastrous floods a...
Pakistani general election, 1970 - Wikipedia
Evolution of Pakistan Eastern Command plan
The Eastern Military High Command of the Pakistan Armed Forces was a field-level military command headed by an appointed senior 3-star officer, who was designated the Unified Commander of the Eastern ...
Evolution of Pakistan Eastern Command plan - Wikipedia
The Concert for Bangladesh
The Concert for Bangladesh (or Bangla Desh, as the country was originally spelled) was the name for two benefit concerts organised by former Beatles lead guitarist George Harrison and Ravi Shankar, he...
The Concert for Bangladesh - Wikipedia
Provisional Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh
The Provisional Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh (Bengali: গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ অস্থায়ী সরকার, Gônôprôjatôntri Bangladesh Ôsthayi Sôrkar), popularly known as the Mujibnagar G...
Provisional Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh - Wikipedia
Zakir Husain (governor)
Zakir Husain (Urdu: ذاکِر حسین‎) (2 November 1897 – 24 May 1971) was a politician who served as the Governor of East Pakistan and Interior Minister of Pakistan, both in the General Ayub...
Agartala Conspiracy Case
Agartala Conspiracy Case (Bengali: আগরতলা ষড়যন্ত্র মামলা Urdu: اگرتلہ سازش کیس‎) was a sedition case in Pakistan, brought forward by the Government of Pakistan against traitor Sheikh Mu...
Bangladesh Liberation War
The Bangladesh Liberation War (Bengali: মুক্তিযুদ্ধ Muktijuddho) was a revolutionary independence war in South Asia during 1971 which established the republic of Bangladesh. The war pitted East Pa...
Bangladesh Liberation War - Wikipedia
BAKSAL
The Bangladesh Krishak Sramik Awami League (BAKSAL) (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ কৃষক শ্রমিক আওয়ামী লীগ Bangladesh Krishôk Sromik Aoami Lig) was a political amalgamation of the Awami League with the Krisha...
Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi
Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi (Urdu: امیر عبداللہ خان نیازی‎; c. 1915 – 2 February 2004), was a former Lieutenant-General in the Pakistan Army, served as the last governor and martial law ad...
Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi - Wikipedia
Muhammad Azam Khan
Lieutenant General Muhammad Azam Khan (1908–1994) was a senior general of the Pakistan army who served under General Ayub Khan, the first military ruler of Pakistan. As a general, Khan oversaw the sup...
Muhammad Azam Khan - Wikipedia
Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development
Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development (BARD) (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ পল্লী উন্নয়ন একাডেমী (বার্ড)) is an autonomous institution that strives for research and training of local people as well as pra...
Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development - Wikipedia
Jubo League
The Bangladesh Awami Jubo League (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ আওয়ামী যুবলীগ) commonly known as the Jubo League, is the first youth organization of Bangladesh founded by Sheikh Fazlul Haque Mani. It is the ...
Jatiyo Rakkhi Bahini
Jatiyo Rakkhi Bahini (Bengali- জাতীয় রক্ষী বাহিনী Yātīy.a Rakṣī Bāhinī; English- National Defence Force) was an elite para-military force formed on the 8th instant of February, 1972 by the government...
Jatiyo Rakkhi Bahini - Wikipedia
Six point movement
The 6 Point Movement was a Bengali nationalist movement in East Pakistan spearheaded by Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, which eventually led to the liberation of Bangladesh. The movement's main agenda was to r...
Six point movement - Wikipedia
East Bengali refugees
East Bengali Refugees refers to the people who left East Bengal following the partition of Bengal, which was part of the independence of India and Pakistan in 1947. A majority of these refugees were H...
Bangladesh Chhatra League
Bangladesh Chhatra League (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ ছাত্রলীগ) or BCL formerly known as East Pakistan Student League is a students' political organisation in Bangladesh, founded by Sheikh Mujibur Rahman...