Syed Muhammad Ibrahim Bir Protik | The Daily Star
  • Syed Muhammad Ibrahim Bir Protik

    Major General (Retd) Syed Muhammad Ibrahim Bir Protik is a Freedom Fighter and Chairman, Bangladesh Kallyan Party.

  • Have we been faithful to the martyrs?

    On December 16, 1971, I was barely 23 years old, and a lieutenant in the second battalion of the East Bengal Regiment. I was the company commander of Charlie company of the battalion.
  • The legacy of November 21, 1971

    Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman had laid the foundation for the Liberation War. The revolt and the war began on the first hour of March 26 with the Eighth Battalion pioneering the revolt under Major Ziaur Rahman in the city of Chattogram.
  • The man who inspired us during war

    It was April 4, 1971, a little over a week after we had revolted against the Pakistan Army and the Pakistan government. I was then a member of the Second Battalion of the East Bengal Regiment, commonly known as Second Bengal.