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Six point movement

The Six Point Movement was a Bengali nationalist movement in East Pakistan spearheaded by Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, which eventually led to the liberation of Bangladesh. [1]

14 relations: Bangladesh Awami League, Bangladesh Liberation War, Bengali Language Movement, Bengalis, British Raj, Crore, East Pakistan, Economic discrimination, Indian subcontinent, Jute, Nationalism, Pakistani rupee, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, West Pakistan.

Bangladesh Awami League

The Bangladesh Awami League (বাংলাদেশ আওয়ামী লীগ; translated from Urdu: Bangladesh People's League), is one of the two largest political parties of Bangladesh.

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Bangladesh Liberation War

The Bangladesh Liberation War (মুক্তিযুদ্ধ), also known as the Bangladesh War of Independence, or simply the Liberation War in Bangladesh, was a revolution and armed conflict sparked by the rise of the Bengali nationalist and self-determination movement in East Pakistan and the 1971 Bangladesh genocide.

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Bengali Language Movement

The Bengali Language Movement, also known as the Language Movement (ভাষা আন্দোলন Bhasha Andolôn), was a political movement in former East Bengal (today Bangladesh) advocating the recognition of the Bengali language as an official language of the then-Dominion of Pakistan in order to allow its use in government affairs, the continuation of its use as a medium of education, its use in media, currency and stamps, and to maintain its writing in the Bengali script.

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Bengalis

Bengalis (বাঙালি Bangali) are an Indo-Aryan ethnic group native to the region of Bengal.

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British Raj

The British Raj (rāj, meaning "rule" in Hindi) was the rule of Great Britain in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.

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Crore

A crore (abbreviated cr) is a unit in the Indian numbering system equal to ten million (10,000,000; in scientific notation: 107).

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East Pakistan

East Pakistan (পূর্ব পাকিস্তান; مشرقی پاکستان), present-day Bangladesh, was a provincial state of Pakistan that existed in the Bengal region of the northeast of South Asia from 1955 until 1971, following the One Unit programme that laid the existence of East Pakistan.

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Economic discrimination

Economic discrimination is discrimination based on economic factors.

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Indian subcontinent

The Indian subcontinent or the subcontinent is a southern region of Asia, mostly situated on the Indian Plate and projecting southwards into the Indian Ocean from the Himalayas.

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Jute

Jute is a long, soft, shiny vegetable fibre that can be spun into coarse, strong threads.

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Nationalism

Nationalism is essentially a shared group feeling in the significance of a geographical and sometimes demographic region seeking independence for its culture and/or ethnicity that holds that group together, this can be expressed as a belief or political ideology that involves an individual identifying with, or becoming attached to, one's nation.

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Pakistani rupee

The Pakistani rupee (روپیہ / ALA-LC:; ISO code: PKR) is the official currency of Pakistan.

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Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (শেখ মুজিবুর রহমান Shekh Mujibur Rôhman) (17 March 1920 – 15 August 1975) was the founding leader of Bangladesh.

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West Pakistan

West Pakistan (مغربی پاکستان,; পশ্চিম পাকিস্তান) was one of the two exclaves created at the formation of the modern State of Pakistan following the 1947 Partition of India.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Six_point_movement

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