Operation Searchlight

Remembering the barbarities of Operation Searchlight

On the fateful night of March 25, 1971, the Pakistani army officially launched its campaign of genocide in erstwhile East Pakistan, by unleashing death squads that mercilessly killed 7,000 unarmed, innocent Bengalis in one single night.

March 26, 2019
March 26, 2019

Operation Searchlight in the national self-determination narrative

In international law, the self determination narrative of Bangladesh stands as an exception (especially considering this to be the only

March 25, 2019
March 25, 2019

Remembering the barbarities of Operation Searchlight

On the fateful night of March 25, 1971, the Pakistani army officially launched its campaign of genocide in erstwhile East Pakistan, by unleashing death squads that mercilessly killed 7,000 unarmed, innocent Bengalis in one single night.

March 25, 2018
March 25, 2018

Nation observes one-minute blackout marking Genocide Day

The nation observes a one-minute blackout commemorating the brutalities and cowardly attacks carried out by the Pakistani occupation forces on the unarmed Bangalees on the black night of March 25 in 1971.

March 25, 2016
March 25, 2016

The Black Night that still haunts the nation

The nation today recalls the Black Night of March 25.