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Tajuddin Ahmedlocked

(1925–1975)
  • Craig Baxter

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Tajuddin Ahmed (1925–1975), prime minister of Bangladesh, was born in 1925 in the village of Dardaria in the upazila (sub-district) of Kapasia in the Gazipur district of Bengal. Little is known of his parents or early life. Often described as ‘leftist’ or ‘progressive’, he was identified as a member of the ‘liberal’ segment of the ...

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