Bangladesh History: Independence postscripts

Important links and events from after the end of the Independence War

Remembering a Liberation War

Twenty five years ago, India and Pakistan went to war over the issue of Bangladesh. Mukti Bahini guerrillas and Indian soldiers swept past Pakistani defenses and forced the Pakistani Army to surrender within two weeks. On the western front, Indians and Pakistanis fought a series of even deadlier battles. This 1971 War web exhibition commemorates that war.

A long bibliography.

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Simla Tripartite Agreement

The tripartite agreement signed between the governments of Bangladesh, India and Pakistan for normalization of relationship

A Nation Awakened: The Legacy of Jahanara Imam

An article by Jamal Hasan about the legacy of Jahanara Imam.