Candles Ahead of Bangladesh Independence Day

Collection with 6 media items created by Khandaker Azizur Rahman

Bangladesh 24 Mar 2016 00:00

Bangladesh observed the day it emerged as a sovereign nation 45 years ago, breaking from Pakistan after a long, dark night. People went to the streets during the night of March 23 and March 24 to celebrate with candles, ahead of the country's independence day on March 26, 2016.

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Bangladesh Independence Day 01
Dhaka
By Khandaker Azizur Rahman
23 Mar 2016

People lit a candle to those who were killed during the 1971 independence revolt at capital Dhaka’s Manik Miah Avenue. Bangladesh is all set to observe the day it emerged as a sovereign nation 45 years ago, breaking from Pakistan after a long, dark night.

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Bangladesh Independence Day 02
Dhaka
By Khandaker Azizur Rahman
23 Mar 2016

People lit a candle to those who were killed during the 1971 independence revolt at capital Dhaka’s Manik Miah Avenue. Bangladesh is all set to observe the day it emerged as a sovereign nation 45 years ago, breaking from Pakistan after a long, dark night.

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Bangladesh Independence Day 03
Dhaka
By Khandaker Azizur Rahman
24 Mar 2016

People lit a candle to those who were killed during the 1971 independence revolt at capital Dhaka’s Manik Miah Avenue. Bangladesh is all set to observe the day it emerged as a sovereign nation 45 years ago, breaking from Pakistan after a long, dark night.

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Bangladesh Independence Day 04
Dhaka
By Khandaker Azizur Rahman
24 Mar 2016

People lit a candle to those who were killed during the 1971 independence revolt at capital Dhaka’s Manik Miah Avenue. Bangladesh is all set to observe the day it emerged as a sovereign nation 45 years ago, breaking from Pakistan after a long, dark night.

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Bangladesh Independence Day 05
Dhaka
By Khandaker Azizur Rahman
24 Mar 2016

People lit a candle to those who were killed during the 1971 independence revolt at capital Dhaka’s Manik Miah Avenue. Bangladesh is all set to observe the day it emerged as a sovereign nation 45 years ago, breaking from Pakistan after a long, dark night.

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Bangladesh Independence Day 06
Dhaka
By Khandaker Azizur Rahman
23 Mar 2016

People lit a candle to those who were killed during the 1971 independence revolt at capital Dhaka’s Manik Miah Avenue. Bangladesh is all set to observe the day it emerged as a sovereign nation 45 years ago, breaking from Pakistan after a long, dark night.