Like other martyrs in the country, many freedom fighters of Bogra also sacrificed their lives in confronting the Pakistani military during the liberation war in 1971.
After long 45 years of independence, the mass-graves in Bogra didn’t find any proper care for appropriate preservation. Remaining lying in negligence over the years, some of the graves have turned into heaps of garbage whereas some grave-lands are being illegally encroached.
Family members of the freedom fighters have expressed worries as no steps have been taken to preserve the graves of the country’s war-heroes there. On the other hand, Zila Muktijodhya Sangsad commander has informed that it is not possible to take measures for protect the mass graves due to lack of government assistance.
There are 4 mass-graves in Bogra city and surrounding areas. They are located at adjacent to Naruli Rail …Read More