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Culture

Bangladesh Pays Homage to Language Heroes

Walking barefoot to the Central Shaheed Minar with wreaths and flowers and singing Amar bhaiyer rokte rangano Ekushey February, people from all walks of life pay their deep respects to the heroes of the 1952 Language Movement, who sacrificed their lives for the recognition of Bangla as one of the state languages of erstwhile Pakistan.

21 Feb 2016, 19:44
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