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Area, Population and Literacy Rate by Paurashava of Bangladesh

2011 data of Area, Population and Literacy Rate by Paurashava of Bangladesh. Bangladesh has 532 urban areas classified into eleven City Corporations and 318 Pourashavas (Municipalities) run by elected Pourashava councils. Pourashavas are further classified as A, B and C categories. Urban areas are categorized as larger city corporations or A, B, and C class… read more »

Sources of drinking water in Bangladesh

In rural areas, more than 97% of the population relies on groundwater for its drinking water supply. In Dhaka, 82% of the water supply is abstracted from groundwater that is free of arsenic, while three surface water treatment plants provide the remaining 18%.Groundwater is being severely depleted in Dhaka where the groundwater levels are dropping… read more »

Situation in Pakistan :March 4, 1971- US National Security Council Memorandum

  The East Pakistanis (Bengali) in the embassy here have approached State concerning their relations with the Department following a “declaration of independence.”(of Bangladesh) They expect to be expelled from the chancery and the current DCM, who is an East Pakistani, would then become the Chargé of a new embassy. “ —— US National Security… read more »

RUIN AND RENEWAL IN BENGAL -: New York Times Articles about Bangladesh

RUIN AND RENEWAL IN BENGAL By Joseph Lelyveld; Joseph Lelyveld, a staff writer for this magazine, was formerly The New York Times correspondent in South Asia.   Published: June 23, 1985 THEY SPEAK ONE OF THE GREAT LITERARY languages of Asia. They embraced Western concepts and forms long before their neighbors, then pioneered resistance to… read more »

East Pakistan Battles Erupt: Troops Crack Down 0n Rebels – The Telegraph 26 March #1971- #bangladesh #Genocide

After the massacre of 25 march by Pakistan army in Dhaka Associated press reported ” Stern Fighting is going on with the EPR( East Bengal Regiment) in Dacca and the police ”  and a massage from Bongobondhu  ” Sheikh Mujiburl” Rahman, leader of the Last Pakistani rebellion, to resist the enemy forces at all costs.” Full Text of the report… read more »

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