Celebrating Mujib Barsho
Celebrating Mujib Barsho By Other | Last Updated: 17th March, 2020, 00:00

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was born on 17th March 1920 in Tungipara in the district of Gopalganj in undivided Bengal. His father’s name was Sheikh Lutfar Rahman. His paternal grandfather’s…

Celebrating Mujib Barsho

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