|Published : 11 Mar 2017, 23:07:20 | Updated : 11 Mar 2017, 23:09:00|
Mar 25 named Genocide Day
The Jatiya Sangsad (parliament) has passed a motion to observe March 25 as Bangladesh’s Genocide Day, commemorating the atrocities unleashed by the Pakistani occupation on that night in 1971.
The legislators unanimously passed the motion moved by Shirin Akhter, MP, after discussion on Saturday . – source bdnews24.com