Independence Day of Bangladesh celebrated on 26 March, holds a significant place in our democracy. Celebrated every year since 26 March 1971, on this day the constitution of the country came into effect, marking the democratic system of the governance.
Here this post is about Bangladesh Independence Day 2020 from A to Z: Bangladesh started towards its Independence journey on 26th March 1971. That’s why 26 March is Independence day there. This is a public holiday. Everyone observes this day with homage.
On this day of 1971, Bangladeshi Leader Major Ziaur Rahman declared the Independence Day on behalf of the Great Leader Father of Bangali Nation Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. If you have interest read this short note of victory day of Bangladesh.
So, This day is celebrated nationally all over Bangladesh as an Independence day of Bangladesh.
When is Independence Day of Bangladesh 2020?
|Year||Date||Day of Week|
|Bangladesh Independence Day 2019||26th March 2019||Tuesday|
|Bangladesh Independence Day 2020||26th March 2020||Thursday|
|Bangladesh Independence Day 2021||26th March 2021||Friday|
|Bangladesh Independence Day 2022||26th March 2022||Saturday|
Bangladesh Independence Day History 1971
The history of Bangladesh Independence Day is considered from the election of 1970 to Liberation War 1971. The total history of Bangladeshi Independence Day is below.
The General Election of 1970
The election of 1970 has great significance in the history of the liberation movement of Bangladesh. A General Election held in 1970. In this election Awamilig leading by Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman won this election. But East Pakistan didn’t delegate power to the elected public representatives.
Historic 7th March Speech
7th March The historic speech of Bangabandhu came as an obvious guideline for the nation, amid lots of anxieties and thrills prevailing all over the country. The meeting was announced earlier. It held on Racecourse Maidan (now Suhrawardy Uddyan). The Uddyan overflowed with millions of people on this day of 1971.
His speech included four key demands:
- Lifting of the prevailing martial law;
- Withdrawal of the soldiers to their barracks.
- Inquiry of the mass killing;
- Transfer of power to the elected
Operation Search Light
A painful chapter opened up at midnight on March 25. Pakistani army attacked unarmed, innocent and common people of East Pakistan at that time. They named this mission “Operation searchlight”. Though this operation launched on 25 March it was planned at the beginning of March.
After all, preparation was made, March 25 was selected for genocide. Major General Rao Farman Ali was assigned for this mission. Act of killing continued in Jagannath Hall, Rokeya Hall and Jahurul Hoque Hall.
Declaration of Independence
For the genocide in Dhaka, Bangabandhu declared Independence and the declaration was broadcasted via wireless. Immediately after hearing the announcement by Bangabandhu, the war of liberation started.
After that, Major Ziaur Rahman declared independence on behalf of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
On behalf of our great national leader, supreme commander of Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman do hereby proclaim the independence of Bangladesh.Major Ziaur Rahman
Bangladesh Independence Day Quotes
The quotes of Independence day of Bangladesh is given below.
Happy Independence Day Quotes 2020
1:) “A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.”
2:) “Again, it is time for us to show other nations that we are great people from a great nation. And let’s continue our struggle towards prosperity and betterment of our dear nation. Have a wonderful Independence Day.”
3:) “Your commitment towards propelling the nation is essential. We should be aware of how our activities and in-activities influence other individuals’ prosperity. Have a ton of fun-filled festival.”
4:) “Your true freedom begins when you get to a point where you don’t have to impress anyone in life! Happy Independence Day!”
5:) “As a nation, we need good leaders. Leaders who we all can trust, the kind of leaders who always put public interests above their political or personal interests, so that the yearnings and aspirations of the commoners can be realized. This is my message to all as we mark this year Independence Day anniversary. Have a fun celebration.”
6:) “As India completes another glorious year of her Independence. Here’s wishing you a Happy Independence Day. To all proud Indians.”
7:) “As our flag rolls up high, let every furl bring pride, glory, and joy to your heart. May you exist to witness all the dreams you have for this country come true. Happy Independence Day!”
8:) “As we celebrate our nation’s independence day, let’s remember our past leaders who lost their lives in the battle for the freedom we are enjoying today. Have a wonderful independence day.”
Happy Independence Day wishes 2020
9:) “Bombs and pistols do not make a revolution. The sword of revolution is sharpened on the whetting stone of ideas.” – Bhagat Singh
10:) “By uniting we stand, by dividing we fall. Independence day is a good time to think who we are and how we got here. Happy Independence Day 2020!”
11:) “Can you imagine a day without a right to be free? I can’t. So, let’s celebrate our Freedom day!”
12:) “Carried with care, coated with pride, Dipped in love, Fly-in glory, Moments of freedom in shade of joy. Proud to be an Indian. Happy Independence Day.”
13:) “Celebrate the free spirit of India. May this Independence Day Fills your life happiness and prosperity. Happy Independence Day!”
14:) “Celebrate the freedom & rejoice in the spirit of independent India. May this Independence Day fulfill your life with happiness and prosperity.” – Happy Independence Day
15:) “Celebrate the freedom, celebrate independence. Live freely & enjoy this freedom.” – Happy Independence Day
16:) “Citizenship consists in the service of the country.” – Jawaharlal Nehru
17:) “Constitution is not a mere lawyers document, it is a vehicle of Life, and its spirit is always the spirit of Age.” – B. R. Ambedkar
18:) “Delhi Chalo” and “Tum Mujhe Khoon Do main Tumhe Ajadi Doonga”. – Subhas Chandra Bose
19:) “Do not take your independence and freedom for granted. Happy Independence Day.”
20:) “Do you know what day is today? It‘s our freedom day. It gave us unlimited space to do everything that we want.”
Happy Independence Day 2020 greetings
21:) “Feel the freedom! Happy Independence Day.”
22:) “Feel the pride of being the part of such a glorious nation. Here’s sending my warm patriotic wishes to make this day truly memorable.”
23:) “For some days, people thought that India was shaking. But there are always tremors when a great tree falls.” – Rajiv Gandhi
24:) “For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” – Nelson Mandela
25:) “Freedom does not come so easily. We are indebted to our national heroes who made this country what it is today. As patriotic citizens, let’s put extra effort to perform our own civic rights and responsibilities. Our diversities should not be seen as a weakness but as our strength. It is only by working together that we can build a resilience nation.”
26:) “Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed – else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die.”
27:) “Freedom in our mind, faith in the words, pride in our souls. Let’s salute the great men and women who made this possible. Happy Independence Day!”
28:) “Freedom is a precious gift of our freedom fighters.”
Short Happy Independence Day Text Messages
29:) “Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.” – Mahatma Gandhi
30:) “Freedom is one of the most expensive commodities. No amount of money will be enough to buy freedom. It is the result of the sacrifices and struggles of many brave. Let us reverence them today and always by fighting and defending the welfare of this country. Happy Independence Day.”
31:) “Freedom is our birthright, but was snatched away from us, our nation earned this freedom after making great sacrifices, let’s never take it for granted!”
32:) “Freedom is something that money can’t buy; it’s the result of the struggles of many brave hearts. Let us honor them today and always. Happy Independence Day!”
Happy Independence Day of Bangladesh SMS 2020
33:) “If yet your blood does not rage, then it is water that flows in your veins. For what is the flush of youth, if it is not of service to the motherland.” – Chandra Shekhar Azad
34:) “In the great books of India, an empire spoke to us, nothing small or unworthy, but large, serene, consistent, the voice of an old intelligence, which in another age and climate had pondered and thus disposed of the questions that exercise us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
35:) “Independence Day is both an occasion to celebrate and to remember the struggles of those who fought to give us this gift. Happy 15th August.”
36:) “Independence Day is here again, fire the guns and shout aloud for freedom, hail the stars and stripes forever, best flag in the world.”
37:) “Independence is a special and precious gift of God. May our lives always remain independent, happy Independence Day.”
Happy Independence Day Status for Facebook 2020
38:) “May the Indian tricolor always fly high. Warm wishes on the grand occasion of Indian Independence Day!”
39:) “May the sun in his course visit no land more free, more happy, more lovely, than this our country!” – Sardar Bhagat Singh
40:) “May this tricolor flag always fly high and higher & touch the sky.” – Happy Independence Day
41:) “May we always have the freedom to choose, freedom to live and freedom to dream. Happy Independence Day 2020.”
42:) “May you be blessed with the freedom of mind, though, and spirit! Happy Independence Day!
43:) “May you live an independent life forever. Wish you all a very happy Independence Day”
44:) “Meet young India emerging with flying colors, dynamic and versatile in every manner. Let the world know, we are back with a bang!” – Happy Independence Day
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45:) “On this day remember the sacrifice and struggle of those who fought for us and gave us a beautiful gift of Independence.” – Happy Independence Day
46:) “On this day, remember & pay tribute to the patriotic leaders who fought for your independence. Because of whom you are a free bird today.” – Wish you a very Happy Independence Day.
47:) “On this day, we come together, we unite and make it another beautiful day to speak and fight against corruption while we spiral the flag of our beautiful nation. “
FAQ of Bangladesh Independence Day
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- When is the Bangladesh independence day date?
26th March is the independence of Bangladesh to commemorate the declaration of independence against Pakistan.
- Who declared Independence of Bangladesh?
The Very First President of Bangladesh and one of the great political leader, Father of the Nation Sheikh Mujibur Rahman declared the Independence of Bangladesh in late Night of 25th March. Then Major Ziaur Rahman declared it again on behalf of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
- What is on the 16th of December in Bangladesh?
After the declaration of Independence, The liberation war started on 26th March 1971. Bangladesh got independence on 16th December 1971. 16th December is the Bangladesh victory day of Bangladesh and We got our National Flag
- When did Bangladesh become Independent?
Liberation war of Bangladesh Starts from the 25th March 1971. It continued until 16 December 1971. So, 16th December is the victory day and 1971 is the year