Who was the Prime Minister of Bangladesh in 1970?

Who was the Prime Minister of Bangladesh in 1970?

List of officeholders

Name (Birth–Death) Election Term of office
Took office
Tajuddin Ahmad (1925–1975) 17 April 1971
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (1920–1975) 1973 12 January 1972
Muhammad Mansur Ali (1917–1975) 25 January 1975

Who was the first Prime Minister of Bangladesh 1971?

Prime Minister of Bangladesh

Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
Precursor Chief Minister of East Pakistan
Inaugural holder Tajuddin Ahmed
Formation 17 April 1971
Salary ৳ 13,80,000 annually (over US$ 16,000 annually)

Who was the President of the provisional government in 1971?


Office Office Holder Notes
President Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Nominal president. Detained in West Pakistan throughout the war.
Vice President Syed Nazrul Islam Acting President
Prime Minister Tajuddin Ahmad Principal wartime political leader.
Finance Minister Mansur Ali

Who was Sheikh Mujeeb ur Rahman?

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Bangabandhu বঙ্গবন্ধু Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 1950
President of Bangladesh
In office 17 April 1971 – 12 January 1972
Prime Minister Tajuddin Ahmad

Who was first president of Bangladesh?

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
The first president of Bangladesh was Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the first vice president to take oath of office was Syed Nazrul Islam with Tajuddin Ahmad as the first prime minister.

Who was the supreme leader of the war of Liberation in 1971?

The violent crackdown by the Pakistan Army led to Awami League leader Sheikh Mujibur Rahman declaring East Pakistan’s independence as the state of Bangladesh on 26 March 1971.

Who started 1971 war?

Read to know all about the Indo-Pak war of 1971 here. The war of 1971 or the Indo-Pak war of 1971 or the Bangladesh Liberation war of 1971 was a revolution and armed conflict sparked by the rise of the Bengali nationalist and self-determination movement in what was then East Pakistan.