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  • PM Sheikh Hasina stands in solemn after placing wreaths at the portrait of Bangabandhu

    Jail Killing Day: PM pays tributes to Bangabandhu, 4 national leaders

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina pays tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and four national leaders, marking the Jail Killing Day.

  • Jail Killing Day 2019 Today

    Recalling our four national heroes

    Wearing Khaki uniforms and carrying Sten guns and SLRs (self-loading rifles), five army personnel arrived at the erstwhile Dhaka central jail around 4:00am on November 3, 1975.

  • Nation pays homage

    The nation solemnly commemorated the 43rd anniversary of the killing of four national leaders inside old Dhaka Central Jail yesterday.

  • Any attempt to create anarchy over polls will be foiled: Home minister

    Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal says the law enforcers will foil any attempt to create anarchy in the country centring the upcoming national elections.

  • Jail Killing Day 2018

    Justice for 4 National Leaders: As elusive as ever

    More than 14 years have passed since a trial court handed punishment to 11 perpetrators for the killing of four national leaders inside the erstwhile Dhaka central jail, but their sentence is yet be implemented.

  • Jail Killing Day

    The nation mourns the brutal killings of Syed Nazrul Islam, Tajuddin Ahmad, Captain (Rtd.) Mansur Ali and AHM Qamaruzzaman this day forty-two years ago. It is an infamy that added the second blot in our history following the killing of the Father of the Nation along with almost all the close members of his family on August 15.

  • Jail Killing Day

    Jail Killing Day Today: Wait for justice far from over

    It has been 42 years after the killing of the four national leaders at the erstwhile Dhaka central jail, but the authorities

  • Jail Killing Day

    We join the nation in mourning the death of Syed Nazrul Islam, Tajuddin Ahmad, Captain (Rtd.) Monsur Ali and AHM Quamruzzaman, the four ...

  • Gory assassinations and a daunting investigation

    The gory killings of four national leaders by misguided soldiers inside Dhaka Central Jail in the early hours of November 3, 1975, remain an indelible shame on the national psyche.