Assailants killed Bangamata for her role in War of Liberation: PM


PV Desk : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the assailants had brutally killed Bangamata on the fateful night of August 15, 1975 sensing her role in shaping the decisions of Bangabandhu.

“The vengeful killers didn’t spare Bangamata for the ‘behind the scene’ role the prudent and spirit-full lady had played for liberating Bangladesh, she said in a reminiscence meeting on Bangamata here.

Ministry of Women and Children Affairs organized the reminiscence marking the 87th birth anniversary of Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib, wife of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, at Osmani Memorial Hall.

“The killers could understand that Fazilatun Nesa was the key to success of all movements of Sheikh Mujib and she played the prime role in taking every important decisions of Mujib. So they killed her so brutally,” Sheikh Hasina, the eldest daughter of Bangabandhu, said.