Independence Day of Bangladesh celebrating on March 26th every year in Bangladesh from 1972.
On the night of 25 March 1971, the people of East Pakistan started formally their own struggle for independence.
On 27 March, Ziaur Rahman called on behalf of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to formally participate in the War of Liberation from the Kalurghat Radio Station of Chittagong to the people of Bangladesh.
On January 22, 1972, a notification was celebrated as National Day in Bangladesh and officially declared a holiday on this day.
Independence Day Of Bangladesh History
On March 25, 1971, the West Pakistan government attacked the innocent people of East Pakistan (present Bangladesh).
In many places in Dhaka, there was firing, brutal torture was done on women in many places and in many places planned killings were planned.
Meanwhile, the situation of the backs of the Bangalis was created on the walls and many people started preparations for the war without waiting for a formal announcement.
After the formal declaration, the Bengali people swept away in the war against the West Pakistani and made the emergence of Bangladesh independently of East Pakistan through a bloody war for 9 months.
Operation Searchlight: The planned genocide conducted by the Pakistani army which started on March 25, 1971, through which they tried to suppress the Bengali nationalist movement that took place in March of 1971 and earlier.
This genocide was directed by the order of the West Pakistani rulers, which took place in November 1970, Operation Blitz Next follows up The real purpose of the operation was to capture all major cities between March 26 and eliminate political and military opponents within a month.
Independence Day Of Bangladesh Declaration
On March 25, 1971, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was arrested by west Pakistani Military forces.
It is said that, shortly before the arrest, on March 25, at 12 (in the first hour of 26th March), he signed the declaration of Bangladesh’s independence which was sent to promote the transmitter of the then EMP transmitter located in Chittagong. The declaration is as follows:
This is probably my last message, from today on, Bangladesh is independent. I call upon the people of Bangladesh, wherever you live, with all your resources, continue to oppose the Pakistani army. Let the last Pakistani army out from the soil of Bangladesh and continue your war till the final victory is achieved.
On 26th March, Belal Mohammad, Abul Kasem and some of the officials of Chittagong Radio Station and Local Awami League leader MA Hannan first preached the Miking declaration of independence of Sheikh Mujib. Later on March 27, the Pakistani army’s Bengali Major General Ziaur Rahman declared independence from Chittagong’s Kalurghat radio station. The declaration of the declaration is as follows:
I, Major Zia, the provincial commander-in-chief of Bangladesh Liberation Army, declare independence of Bangladesh on behalf of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
I also declare that we have formed a sovereign and lawful government under Sheikh Mujibur Rahman which is committed to continuing in accordance with the law and the constitution.
In international relations, our government is committed to complying with the All-Round Neutral Policy.
This state will maintain friendly relations with all the nations and will continue efforts for world peace.
I urge the governments of all countries to create public opinion against the brutal genocide of Bangladesh in their respective countries.
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s government is a sovereign and lawful government and demanded for all the democratic states of the world.
Through the announcement of 27 March 1971, the bloody independence war started in Bangladesh, which lasted nine months.
Independence Day Of Bangladesh Celebration
The Independence Day of Bangladesh is celebrated in a very colorful manner. The celebration begins with wreaths at the National Memorial. With the sunrise, national flags are hoisted in government, semi-government, autonomous and privately-owned buildings.
From the morning till night, the main roads and roadways of the city are decorated with national flags and different colors. In the national stadium, students of the educational institutions were presented rally, parade, display, and athletics.
Independence Day Of Bangladesh 26th March is declared the govt. holiday. The circular extends the special supplement. Radio and TV channels broadcast special events.
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