In this backdrop, soon after the end of the War, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman raised the historic 6-point demand, a charter for the economic emancipation from the exploitative Pakistani colonial state-system. The constitution should provide for a Federation of Pakistan in its true sense on the Lahore Resolution and the parliamentary form of government with supremacy of a Legislature directly elected on the basis of universal adult franchise. The term usually refers more specifically to the formation of non-profit economic enterprises for the benefit of those using their services. Her dedication paid off well. He dispatched two reporters and one photo journalist to Gaforgaon, Trishal, and Valuka.
The partition animated the Hindus and led the Muslims to form their own national organization. From the clandestine Bangladesh Radio Station Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra the contents of this telegram were broadcast several times across many days. Four hundred alleged perpetrators were rounded up by police. She launched the second phase at a public meeting on August 17, 1966 in Chittagong. Co-operative Movement in Bangladesh Introduction: Co-operative movement is a series of planned activities with a common goal. Only the true Germans were allowed to be included in the.
The time is ripe for making East Pakistan self-sufficient in all respects. In the midst of suppressed discontent, Pakistan was born on Aug 14, 1947 as one state instead of dual states as envisaged in the Lahore Resolution. The insecurity problem came to the forefront during Indo-Pak War of September, 1965. The perpetrators were the Military-Bureaucratic-Industrial oligarchy of West Pakistan. He had no time to waste. He created pressure to include his proposal in the agenda of the conference.
The separate currency demand for the two wings of Pakistan envisaged in Six Point Program was replaced by one currency with restrictions against the free flow of currency between East Pakistan and West Pakistan. He, as a political thinker, gave his prudent advice on a day-to-day basis to Amena Begum for carrying out effective political agitation. He had seen suffering humanity in diverse settings. Once again it is June in our lives. The Awami League became immensely popular, which was demonstrated by its landslide victory in the general election of 1970. His goal was to elicit political dividends. Six-point Programme a charter of demands enunciated by the awami league for removing disparity between the two wings of Pakistan and bring to an end the internal colonial rule of West Pakistan in East Bengal.
In addition to his usual duty, he worked also as an informal copy editor writing headlines and designing pages. When he was three his father died. There should be two separate accounts for the foreign exchange earnings of the two wings; the foreign exchange requirements of the federal government should be met by the two wings equally or in a ratio to be fixed; indigenous products should move free of duty between the two wings, and the constitution should empower the units to establish trade links with foreign countries. The proposed six-point program was also unanimously endorsed by that historic council session for realizing maximum provincial autonomy for the then East Pakistan. The federal government shall deal with only two subjects, namely, foreign affairs and defence, with all other subjects to be handled by the federating units; 3.
At the very beginning of this long news cycle, there was a public outrage initiated by news report of Serajuddin Hossain. The Six Points, which the East Pakistan Awami League formally adopted on 18 March 1966, were the following: 1. The central government of Pakistan dubbed it as a demand for the separation of the Eastern wing from the rest of the country, and launched a propaganda campaign which called for a strong central government and decried the autonomists. East Pakistan was facing a critical situation after being subjected to continuous discrimination on a regional basis, year after year. It has not been an exercise in improvement. As a testimony to his phenomenal contribution to investigative journalism, he was nominated to the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award on journalism Ref: 1.
However, East Pakistanis did not feel they had a proportional share of political power and economic benefits within Pakistan. Following the end of British rule in the Indian subcontinent, the new state of Pakistan came into being. The federation will deal with defense and foreign affair, and all other subject rest in the federating state. When adopted in 1972, it was one of the most liberal constitutions of the time. Serajuddin Hossain attended Jhikargacha School, Jessore Madhusudan College, and Kolkata Islamia College from where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1947.
He was raised, then abandoned by a paternal-uncle who was a school teacher. Eventually, the so-called 'Agartala Conspiracy case' was initiated against Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and 31 others for alleged high treason M. The desire for a sovereign state as envisioned in the Lahore Resolution of 1940 was engraved in the Bengali psyche long before the birth of Pakistan. The spectacular success of the six-point movement in 1966 had prompted the ruling coterie of Pakistan to discredit the organisers of this movement. The Six-point programme along with a proposal of movement for the realisation of the demands was placed before the meeting of the working committee of Awami League on 21 February 1966, and the proposal was carried out unanimously. There were very few temporary huts for overnight resting of cowherds. Point 6: The federating provinces shall be able to raise para-militia or para-military forces for their own defences.
Although armed action is just one aspect of a freedom movement, the totality of such a movement encompasses human societies so overwhelmingly that all liberation wars leave permanent imprints not only on the history of the nation concerned, but on mankind as a whole. Economic exploitation was cruelly adopted as an accompaniment by the elites of Pakistan. The Shaheed Minar monument was constructed near Dhaka Medical College in memory of the movement and its victims. Serajuddin Hossain became a loyal partner—and writer-comrade —of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on his journey to crush the colonial oppression of East Pakistan by the Pakistani military junta. However, East Pakistanis did not feel they had a proportional share of political power and economic benefits within Pakistan. While Sheik Mujibur Rahman was in jail, the military junta indicted him with few others for a sedition trial known as the Agartala Conspiracy Case. His daring actions defied the conventional wisdom of the time.
Pakistan will be a federation in the true sense on the basis of the Lahore Resolution of March 1940, with the form of government being parliamentary in nature and elected through universal adult franchise; 2. Under the map of East Pakistan, he would publish the news from East Pakistan. However one issue needs to be highlighted. After the first year of the revolution, the Americans lose the most of the battles. The constitution should provide for a Federation of Pakistan in its true sense on the Lahore Resolution and the parliamentary form of government with. There shall be a parliamentary government formed by a legislature elected on the basis of universal adult franchise.